- Leads investor relations, co-investments and strategic partnerships; led raise of LeapFrog’s $400m Fund II and LeapFrog’s $350m separate account with Prudential Inc
- Previously at FW Group, where he co-founded FW Capital, the group’s PE arm; raised $1 billon
- Executive MBA from Imperial College, with distinction
Nick leads investor relations, co-investments and strategic partnerships for LeapFrog globally. He oversaw the raising of LeapFrog’s record-breaking and oversubscribed $744 million third fund, its $400 million oversubscribed second fund, and its $350 million separate account with Prudential Inc. Nick also supports international capital raising for portfolio company Northern Arc Capital (formerly IFMR Capital) – one of India’s largest credit platforms – and led a multi-LP co-investment in Reliance Capital, Indonesia’s leading diversified financial services company.
In more than 15 years of private equity and business-building experience, Nick has raised more than $2 billion of institutional capital across a series of successful funds. He was previously director of strategy and communications at the FW Group, the UK’s largest SME focused fund manager, where he was head of new business ventures and investor relations and also co-founded FW Capital, the Group’s growth private equity arm. Nick is an advisory board member for the World Bank Group’s Operating Principles for Impact Measurement and was a founding member of the Emerging Markets Private Equity Association’s (EMPEA) Investor Relations & Marketing Community. He has earned an Executive MBA from Imperial College London, where he specialised in private equity and advanced strategy, achieving distinction.