Nick leads investor relations, co-investments and strategic partnerships for LeapFrog globally. He oversaw the raising of LeapFrog’s $400m oversubscribed second fund and LeapFrog’s $350m separate account with Prudential Inc. Nick sits on the Board of portfolio company, Northern Arc Capital (formerly IFMR Capital) one of India’s largest credit platforms, and also led a multi-LP co-investment in Reliance Capital, Indonesia’s leading diversified financial services company.
Previously, Nick raised over $1 billion of institutional capital across a series of successful funds; he has over 14 years private equity and business-building experience. Nick was previously Director of Strategy and Communications, heading new business ventures and investor relations, at the FW Group, the UK’s largest SME focused fund manager, where he also co-founded FW Capital, the Group’s growth private equity arm.
Nick was a founding member of the Emerging Markets Private Equity Association’s (EMPEA) Investor Relations & Marketing Community and is a speaker at EMPEA Fundraising master classes. He holds an Executive MBA from Imperial College London, where he specialised in private equity and advanced strategy, achieving distinction.
- 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