Congratulations to our clients New Forests and Alberta Investment Management Corporation (AIMCo), who have reached an agreement with Macquarie Asset Management to acquire Lawson Grains Pty Limited (Lawson Grains).

New Forests and AIMCo were one of many parties invited to participate in the RFP process. Grant Thornton was proud to assist in all financial aspects of preparing the bid.

“Grant Thornton is honoured to team up with New Forests and AIMCo working together to identify and propose solutions to the sustainability agenda. Grant Thornton remains committed to making a meaningful impact for sustainability in all our communities and reducing the impact that our business has on the environment,” said Tim Hands, Partner at Grant Thornton.

For further information about the transaction, please click here.

The completion of this acquisition is subject to Foreign Investment Review Board (FIRB) approval.