Nick heads up the combined Investment Banking and Principal Investment business of Investec Specialist Bank, a role he has held since 1 December 2018.
Nick was previously CEO of the Investec Property Fund, a position he assumed in 2015, after having joined the Fund in 2014 as part of the executive management team. During his time as CEO, the underlying asset base of the Fund grew from R7bn to R21bn, while the Fund also expanded its investment into Europe and the UK. Nick was also responsible for the Global Investec Property Fund business which included the inwardly listed Investec Australia Property Fund.
Prior to his involvement with the Investec Property Fund, Nick spent nine years at Investec Corporate Finance, where he was a senior investment banker responsible for a number of Investec’s key client relationships, including all clients within the real estate sector. Nick is a qualified CA (SA), CFA, while he has also completed the Program for Leadership Development at Harvard.