Kylie is a Tauranga local and following the completion of her law degree, spent her early career working at a leading Auckland firm before returning to the Bay and joining Sharp Tudhope's Commercial team.
Kylie specialises in commercial law, which includes sales and acquisitions, finance, entity structures, capital raising and a broad range of contractual matters. Kylie has particular expertise advising clients in the manufacturing, exporting, logistics and horticulture industries, advising on a variety of corporate and commercial matters, including national and international supply arrangements.
Kylie also maintains various directorships and has a keen interest in business and governance.
When not in the office, Kylie can be found enjoying the outdoors and indulging her love of travel.
"Kylie is commercially aware. She is conscious of achieving
the simplest and most pragmatic route for both us and the companies
we work for. She is thoughtful and brings a valued perspective to
some of the key decisions we have to make as a company."
Timothy Allan, Managing Director, Locus Research Ltd
"Kylie provides pivotal support for Comvita's complex
commercial transactions. Her commercial knowledge is
extensive and this, combined with her understanding of our
business, results in high quality, comprehensive legal advice that
is practical, not just technical. Kylie's always a pleasure
to work with and is a real partner to our business."
Mark Sadd, Chief Financial Officer, Comvita Limited
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