Leigh Prior


Principal - Business Recovery and Insolvency Services

Recovery, Turnarounds and Insolvency

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Professional Background

Leigh is a Principal of Pitcher Partners – Adelaide having joined in November 2008. 

Prior to joining Pitcher Partners, Leigh spent three years as Financial Controller for a privately owned Agribusiness and Property group, focusing on acquisitions, business synergies and commercial property developments. Additionally, he was responsible for the financial management of the Group’s farming operations. He maintains a keen interest in the rural sector. 

He has more than 12 years’ experience in corporate insolvency, with specialist expertise in managing trading administrations and liaising with stakeholders to formulate and implement turnaround strategies. Leigh also conducts complex financial investigations and fraud analyses, and undertakes litigation support assignments including business valuations and loss of income assessments. 

Industry Experience

  • Agribusiness
  • Hospitality
  • Commodity Trading

Memberships & Qualifications

  • Official and Registered Liquidator Member of Chartered Accountants ANZ
  • Member of Australian Reconstructing - Insolvency and Turnaround Association Master of Business
  • Administration Bachelor of Laws
  • Bachelor of Commerce

Articles Published

Insolvency safe harbour reforms back on the agenda, but more work needed

6th April 2017

Leigh Prior

The government has sat on the proposed amendments for some time now, so it came as a bit of a surprise when a legislation Exposure Draft dealing w...

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