Projects

Successful campaigns by Batten consultants include:

Danks - acquisition by Woolworths

National Australia Bank - NOHC communications, acquisition of Great Western Bank, share purchase plan, Board communications

Tattersalls - IPO*

National Australia Bank - acquisition of MLC, foreign currency trading losses, Board restructure*

Fosters Group - wine acquisitions, financial results, issues management*

National Mutual - IPO**

Pasminco - takeover of Savage Resources*

Homestake - takeover of Plutonic Resources* Acacia Resources - defence of takeover bid by Delta Gold*

Newmont - acquisitions of Normandy Mining and Franco-Nevada Mining*

Commonwealth Government Asset Sales Task Force - privatisations/floats of CBA3, CSL and ASTA (Aerospace Technologies of Australia)**

Victorian State Government - public transport privatisation**

Coles Myer - employee share plan**

Meridian Investment Trust - litigation support**

Milton Corporation - four-way merger**

Skilled Engineering - acquisition of Origin Healthcare*

Amrad - Board restructure*

Hansen Technologies, Pracom, Telemedia - small cap IPOs**

Kemcor - joint venture between Mobil and Exxon to combine the plastics operations of Orica with Kemcor**

* Directed/managed by Suzie Batten as Director, Hinton & Associates
** Directed/managed by Suzie Batten as Financial Communications Manager, Burston Marsteller