Shaun Hayward

Shaun Hayward

Partner Advisory

09 919 7479

"Quality financial advice should be communicated in a clear manner so that clients can make informed decisions."

Sound and courageous business decision making demands both big-picture thinking, rigorous analysis and meticulous attention to detail. Shaun’s reputation for producing impactful insights, resolving issues efficiently, producing reliable recommendations and being a clear communicator has made him a trusted advisor to clients from a wide range of industries. 

Shaun regularly undertakes analysis and provides advice on a wide range of matters that are subject to litigation or alternative dispute resolution processes.

He has extensive experience providing advice on financial arrangements, both simple and complex. This includes preparing a large number of independent reports, as specified by the Takeovers Code, NZX Listing Rules and AES-2. 

Shaun has written more than 20 reports under the Takeovers Code and NZX Listing Rules.

Shaun regularly undertakes analysis and provides advice on matters in dispute. He has advised a large number of clients on quantum in commercial disputes, directors’ duties claims and when businesses are subject to compulsory acquisition. 

With his honest and up-front approach, Shaun ensures outcomes are astute, reliable and cost effective.


  • Business valuation
  • Independent reports under the Takeovers Code and NZX Listing Rules
  • Litigation support
  • Transaction and advisory services

Significant engagements

  • Metlifecare
  • Precinct
  • Vital Healthcare
  • Abano Healthcare Group
  • Fletcher Building
  • Orion Health
  • Vector
  • Northpower
  • Acurity Health Group
  • Turners & Growers

Education and accreditation

  • Chartered Financial Analyst® (CFA) charterholder
  • Bachelor of Commerce (Finance)
  • Bachelor of Property
  • Institute of Finance Professionals New Zealand Inc. (INFINZ)

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