Welcome to Discovery Capital Partners.

Independent, objective and intelligent transaction advice.

Discovery Capital partners with emerging high-growth companies, providing access to capital markets and specialist investment banking advice.

Discovery’s point of difference starts with our team whose collective experience is global, extensive, and strategic. Spanning investment banking, tier-1 mining, legal and accounting – clients benefit from a dynamically unique approach that is personalised and entrepreneurial. Aside from professional acumen, we pride ourselves on our integrity, drive, and determination to achieve the best outcome for every client.

Only working with companies who have exceptional assets and show potential as market disruptors, we align Discovery’s success closely with our clients to foster mutually beneficial and long-term relationships. This approach has already proven advantageous for many clients with whom we have worked relentlessly, every step of the way, to ensure the best corporate solutions and capital markets outcomes.

“Providing the best possible advice starts with intensive research to develop a deep understanding of your business and always thinking several steps ahead.”

Adam Miethke, Managing Director


Specialists in strategic and financial advice on a wide range of transactions covering public listings, mergers and acquisitions, divestments, private capital raisings and debt and equity capital markets.

Developing near and longer term financing strategies across the spectrum of funding solutions to private and public companies. Understanding our clients business allows us to achieve superior capital markets outcomes:

  • Private and Public offerings and capital management alternatives
  • Seed and Venture Capital
  • Offer structuring and funding mix scenarios
  • Strategic financing options
  • Recapitalisations and restructurings
  • Staged liquidity transactions
  • Evaluation and execution of public listing structures including IPOs and RTOs

Our offering spans all forms of private and public transactions including:

  • Strategic corporate and capital markets advice
  • Analysis and sourcing of finance
  • Detailed financial modelling
  • Deal structuring and negotiation
  • Asset sourcing, due diligence and valuation
  • Transaction management and coordination
  • Industry and competitor analysis

Our team has acted on a diverse range of successful mergers, acquisitions and divestments including:

  • Buy-side advice on growth options including target identification, analysis and modelling
  • End to end sell-side processes
  • Project-level acquisitions and non-core asset divestment
  • Joint ventures and strategic partnerships
  • Takeover preparation including defence of unsolicited bids
  • Preparation of offer and response documents
  • Specialist independent assignments

We work with a range of companies across commodities to refresh, rebrand and relaunch into the capital markets:

  • Branding and messaging
  • Corporate positioning, strategy development and execution
  • Preparation and maintenance of marketing materials
  • Roadshow and conference planning

“Discovery Capital stands with its clients as a core member of the team. Our loyalty, perseverance and strategic vision create the fundamentals for success – we make sure the deal gets done and done well.”

Adam Santa Maria, Managing Director

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Meet the Team

The team at Discovery Capital Partners draw from their collective industry and capital markets experience to provide clients with personal, dedicated and intelligent advice.

Adam Santa Maria

Managing Director

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Adam Miethke

Managing Director

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Kale Pervan

Associate Director

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Dominic Noonan


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Chris Connelly


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Since inception in 2017, we have successfully led, participated in and/or advised equity raisings totalling in excess of A$350 million.

Track Record

Our business model gives us the flexibility to advise on and execute on a range of opportunities. From large strategic transactions through to emerging, micro and small-cap companies where smart, objective and independent advice are key. We are committed to our client’s long-term growth and continued performance.





    T: +61 8 6365 5200

    Level 1, 3 Ord Street
    West Perth WA 6005