Wylde Capital

Services, Expertise and Experience

Pre-IPO Funding – Managing all stages of the investment process including:

  • Investment Flyer
  • Information Memorandum
  • Financial forecasts
  • End-to-end project management
  • Identification and introduction of optimal equity partners
  • Negotiation of term sheet
  • Management of closing process

IPO Advisory:

  • Raise pre-IPO capital consistent with IPO strategy
  • Early identification and resolution of critical path issues
  • Prepare marketing/Board materials
  • Run process to appoint broker syndicate
  • Introduction to market acceptable NEDs
  • Point person with Issuer for IPO process
  • Manage broking syndicate
  • Negotiate Broker Mandate and Underwriting Agreement
  • Ensure stakeholder interests are prioritised
  • Point person within Issuer for IPO process
  • Reduce management time exposure to IPO process

Social Impact Bonds:

  • Review Financial Model
  • Agree commercial terms
  • Agree structure
  • Draft term sheet
  • Draft deck/flier for investor soundings
  • Draft deck for investor meetings
  • Liaise with potential investors
  • Site visit for investors (as required)
  • Draft Information Memorandum/PDS
  • Co-ordinate drafting of Project Documents


Mike Neal, Founder and Managing Director

Mike is an experienced investment banker of over 20 years’ experience with a proven track record working with pre-IPO and ASX 300 companies on M&A and capital raising transactions.  Mike has worked as an Executive Director in Equity Capital Markets at Deutsche Bank, ABN Amro, Citi and was jointly responsible for setting up the equity capital markets franchise within Commonwealth Bank of Australia.  Over his career he has raised more than A$20bn of equity or equity linked capital.

Mike has expertise across a range of industries including Technology, Telecoms, Media, Financials, Property, Resources, Oil and Gas, Infrastructure/Utilities, Small Cap and financial sponsors.

Most recently Mike has been focussed on assisting not for profits design, structure and market social impact bonds.