Nick qualified as a chartered accountant with Arthur Andersen & Co and subsequently held senior positions for Midland Bank (International), Deloitte and Coopers & Lybrand.
He spent a number of years as a management consultant, both in the UK and overseas, where he specialised in Turnarounds, Post Acquisition Integration and Privatisation.
He was CFO of Pet City during a period of rapid growth prior to its sale for �150m and of Amerisur Resources plc in a similar period of expansion prior to its disposal for �242m.
He co-founded Westleigh Investments and is currently a Director of Ironveld plc, Kazera Global plc and a number of private companies.
He is a former member of the CBI's National SME Council.