Hard work has just begun: SJB and KWM chiefs outline bold plans for merged firm


When counting down the days to a holiday, that ‘to do’ list can often seem a little daunting. But for most, pulling off an international merger deal is not one of the tasks on the agenda.

SJ Berwin management duo Stephen Kon and Rob Day (pictured, top left and centre) have been enjoying a much-needed rest since signing an agreement to merge with Sino-Australian firm King & Wood Mallesons (KWM) at the tail end of July.