Anton Bobenko

Special Counsel

Bobenko Anton LARGE


A corporate lawyer with over 12 years of experience (including three years in London), Anton predominantly advises financial institutions on their investment transactions and fundraising activities.

Anton specialises in all aspects of corporate work relating to private investment funds, and acts for both sponsors and investors across a number of asset classes (including private equity, venture capital, infrastructure, debt and real estate). He advises clients with respect to investments in private investment funds, co-investments, secondary acquisitions and divestments of private investment fund interests and fund formations.

Anton also specialises in corporate work relating to direct equity (including venture capital) investments and divestments, consortium and equity arrangements and investment governance.

Key deals

Allianz RE

Advised Allianz RE on its acquisition of the student accommodation assets of Journal Student Living and its joint venture acquisition with Charter Hall from and leaseback to ALDI of its seven distribution warehouses across Australia.


Advised Carbar on its sell-down to and investment and strategic alliance with Insurance Australia Group.

Clean Energy Finance Corporation

Advised the Clean Energy Finance Corporation on its venture capital investments in clean tech companies and clean tech funds.

HarbourVest Partners

Acted for HarbourVest Partners on its establishment of international private equity funds and international private equity co-investment managed accounts.

Investa and Manulife

Acted on Investa and Manulife’s joint venture and acquisition and development of 39 Martin Place from Macquarie.