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Sarah Ott

Partner and Co-Founder

Sarah is a Chartered Accountant with over 20 years experience in a range of roles including public practice, commercial and corporate finance positions. 

Sarah works as trusted advisor to a number of high net worth Christchurch families assisting with their structuring, governance and succession matters.  Sarah also chairs the board of a significant family investment vehicle.

With over fifteen years specialist corporate finance and lead advisory transactional experience in the Christchurch market, Sarah has advised on a series of profile transactions including the divestments of Net 24 Group to Voyager Internet Services, City Hire Group to Kennards and the acquisition of APN Media's South Island newspaper assets by Mainland Media. 
A former Executive Director of the Ernst & Young Corporate Finance Group, Sarah has also held a senior management role within a national logistics company and commenced her financial advisory career with Deloitte in the Christchurch Assurance Group. 

Sarah graduated from Lincoln University with a Bachelor of Commerce and Management.


Direct Dial: +64 (3) 371-0835
Email: sarah.ott@oceanpartners.co.nz