Following a career in professional services spanning 30 years, Nick is currently acting as an independent adviser to several hospitality investors. Prior to this, he was a senior partner with Deloitte LLP and Global Head of Hospitality Advisory Services, based in London. In this role he served a wide spectrum of clients, including Family Office/HNWI’s; PE; SWF; Institutional; RE and Corporates; encompassing owners, investors, lenders and operators. Nick served on the Board of STR between 2011 and 2017.
The range of services he led included commercial strategy and development advice; due diligence; operational and profit improvement reviews; M&A; capital-raising/IPOs; assurance; tax advice, and restructuring.
Nick spent his early career in hotel operations in South Africa - with Holiday Inn and Sun International, before moving to Europe where he worked with both Gleneagles and Meridien. He then joined PKF where he worked for eight years, based in both London and Hong Kong. He subsequently spent over 20 years with Arthur Andersen and Deloitte - both in London and the Gulf. He has worked in over 80 countries.
He currently splits his time between London, Australia and South Africa.
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