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Transocean Group Welcomed as New Australian Partner During the GAP Conference in Italy

Hong Kong, Oct 31, 2012 - (ACN Newswire) - Global Alliance Partners (GAP) welcomed Transocean Group as its Australian Partner during the recently concluded GAP conference in Italy.

Mr. James Henderson, Executive Chairman of Transocean expressed delight in becoming GAP's Partner in Australia saying, "Our firm brings into the Alliance not just our experience with emerging markets and our expertise in corporate advisory services, but also expands GAP's access to mining and resources projects."

Transocean Group, a boutique advisory and equities group based in Sydney and with offices in Perth, Mali and Beijing, was introduced to GAP by the New South Wales Government's Department of Trade and Investment, which provides a range of business advisory services to domestic and international organizations looking to expand their global reach.

"I am very pleased to learn that Transocean Group is joining Global Alliance Partners. Transocean's track record with cross-border opportunities positions makes it an ideal Australian partner for the Alliance," stated Mr. Moin Anwar, Director of Trade and Investment for the New South Wales Government in Abu Dhabi.

GAP Chairman, Mr. John P. O'Shea stated that "With Australia in our map, we are well-positioned to provide a truly global platform. We have now covered strategic markets in almost all continents that include Asia, Canada, Europe, the Middle East, North America, and Sub-Saharan Africa."

Global Alliance Partners (, whose cross-border capabilities cover private equity, pre-IPO placements, share trading, research, funds management and equity placement opportunities, now has 15 partners in around 30 countries.

About Global Alliance Partners

Global Alliance Partners (GAP) is a network organization of international, mid-market financial services companies dedicated to delivering innovative solutions for our clients across private equity, corporate fund raising, stock broking and fund management. Partner firms have completed over 1,000 corporate transactions worth a total of almost US$34 billion in 58 countries; and manage or advise close to US$40 billion worth of individual and institutional funds. Global Alliance Partners bridges the gap between investment opportunities in leading, emerging, and frontier markets, and key sources of investment risk capital. It is composed of 14 fully licensed Member Firms whose scope and reach, including their respective affiliate companies, span 28 countries in strategic markets in Asia, Europe, the Middle East, North America, and Sub-Saharan Africa, providing a truly global reach. Please visit

Source: Global Alliance Partners

Mr. John P. O'Shea 
Chairman of Global Alliance Partners  and Co-Chairman of 
European American Equities 
100 Wall Street, 7th floor 
New York, NY 10005 
Tel: +212-878-6532  
Fax: +212-878-6598  
Mobile: +212-495-9234

Mr. James Henderson
Executive Chairman
Transocean Group
Level 5, 56 Pitt Street
Sydney, NSW
Australia 2000
Tel: +61 2 8823 3120 
Fax: +61 2 9252 8466

Ms. Coy Roldan
Group Marketing & Communications Director
Global Alliance Partners
18-19 Floors, AON China Building
# 29 Queen's Road Central
Hong Kong SAR
Tel: +852.2217.2891
Mobile: +852 9707 9889

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