Piper Alderman appoints banking & finance partner


Greg Conomos joins the Piper Alderman Banking and Financial Services team as a partner in Sydney from 1 October 2019.  He joins the firm with his team from Gadens.

With over 10 years’ experience in the banking and finance sector, Greg has acted on institutional and mid-market banking transactions for major banks, non-bank lenders, real estate funds, corporate borrowers, among others, on a bilateral, syndicated and club basis.

Greg specialises in property, construction and corporate finance, with an additional focus of legal innovation, naturally flowing from his technology background.

Over the years, Greg has acted for all of Australia’s major banks on a range of deals involving aged care, retirement villages, aviation, pubs, clubs, pharmacy, health, professional services, property, construction, and transport and logistics sectors, among others.   He also assists new non-bank lenders enter the market, designing unique co-lending and white-labelling structures and provides them with support throughout their growth cycles.

Greg was attracted to join the partnership, commenting:

“Piper Alderman is a long established firm whose progressive and innovative approach complements my practice.  It has strong foundations and leadership contributing to its success.  I was very impressed with the firm and its growth strategy and I am very excited to join.”

Greg joins the national Banking and Financial Services team including Shannon Adams, Joshua Annese, Andrea Beatty, Mark Gordon and Martin Lovell.

Managing Partner, Tony Britten-Jones, said he was delighted to welcome Greg to the firm.

Greg has a wealth of experience in the financial services sector.  Greg’s addition to our national banking and financial services team strengthens our existing offering to our clients and aligns with our strategic goals for  growth in Sydney and nationally.”

In 2019 Piper Alderman has already appointed seven new partners in Sydney including Martin del Gallego, Margot King, Daniel Fitzpatrick, Chris Lyons, McKenzie Moore, Angelina Kozary and Cheryl Weston.