TEK-Ocean Group makes ASX debut

TEK-Ocean Group makes ASX debut

09 September 2021 By Emma Ryan
Michael Kenny

Gadens has advised TEK-Ocean on its $6.6 million IPO and successful listing on the ASX.

Firm: Gadens (TEK-Ocean).


Deal: TEK-Ocean has completed an IPO and listed on the ASX.

Value: $6.6 million IPO, with a $19.1 million market capitalisation on listing.


Area: Corporate.

Key players: The Gadens team was led by corporate partner Michael Kenny who worked with senior associate Gary Lim and associate Brittany Kluske.

Deal significance: TEK-Ocean Group is an energy services company founded in 2007.

The Melbourne-headquartered group provides an integrated service offering to its clients in the oil and gas, marine and renewable energy sectors, both on and offshore, a statement from Gadens confirmed, noting that "the proceeds from the IPO will be used to fund capital improvements to its vessel and investment in subsea capital equipment, plus repay some of its debt facilities".

Commenting on the transaction, partner Michael Kenny said: "Gadens have worked with TEK-Ocean throughout the uncertainty brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic. It is excellent to see their journey continuing with them undertaking an IPO and a successful listing on the ASX". 

TEK-Ocean Group makes ASX debut
Intro image
lawyersweekly logo
The Women in Law Awards is the benchmark for excellence, recognising the empowering women influencing the Australian legal profession, celebrating the female leaders, role models and future champions of the industry. Register for the waitlist today for the opportunity to attend this remarkable awards ceremony and network with top legal professionals and fellow peers.
Visit womeninlaw.com.au