James Frizelle’s Automotive Group’s Merger with Peter Warren Automotive Group

Allens has advised the shareholders of James Frizelle’s Automotive Group on the combination of that business with the Peter Warren Automotive Group in partnership with Quadrant Private Equity.

The combination brings together two of Australia’s most trusted and well established automotive retailing groups.

Led by Paul Warren, the combined group will generate approximately $1.5 billion in annual revenue.

Frizelle’s was established in 1985 and is one of the largest motor vehicle dealers in Queensland, selling more than 15,000 new and used vehicles per annum across 11 new brands from six sites across South East Queensland and Northern NSW.

Allens Advised with a team including Tom Story (Picture, Partner), Sean Cole (Senior Associate), Stephanie Kam (Associate), Damon Angus (Finance Counsel) and Isaac Wall (Lawyer).

Involved fees earner: Tom Story – Allens; Sean Cole – Allens; Damon Angus – Allens;

Law Firms: Allens;

Clients: James Frizelle’s Automotive Group Pty Ltd;


Author: Michael Patrini