With a professional background in the international investment management and securities industry, Nicola has a strong interest in business and its success. Her expertise is in rigorously analysing and investing in a range of both listed and private companies at varying stages of their development.
She has held senior roles as a Fund Manager, Equity Analyst and Director of Global Research in a career divided between London, Sydney and Boston with global institutional investors Alliance Bernstein, International Investment Associates, Jardine Fleming, AMP and Brown Shipley.
She is an experienced non-executive director and sub-committee chair of not for profit, private and publicly listed companies, and currently serves on the board of Ascham School Ltd, Ascham Foundation Ltd and Cryosite Ltd.
Her international and varied career has introduced her to many different corporate cultures, she is an experienced leader and member of diverse teams and has demonstrated the ability to adapt to different sectors, add value, evaluate risk, develop and implement strategy and understand all stakeholder requirements.
Nicola is a Chartered Financial Analyst, holds a Law Degree and a Master of Arts from Trinity College, Dublin and is a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.