Nick is a widely accomplished rail industry leader with 20yrs experience in the sector gaining wide reaching demonstrable interpersonal and leadership expertise. Dynamic in his pursuit of value creation through innovative finance, contract and delivery mechanisms, bolstered with a passion for developing positive cultures and collaborative working environments.
Nick's expertise is gained both in Australia and internationally through the development of projects from business case and feasibility studies to the design and delivery of multi-billion dollar projects. Nick has worked with major rail contractors such as Lang O'Rourke and Jarvis Rail and was responsible for Laing O'Rourke's entry into the UK Rail Infrastructure market with a remit to develop and execute the companies rail 'infrastructure' strategy.
Nick's innovative approach to developing funding mechanisms has provided companies such as Amey PLC with significant opportunities for various governments to develop schemes under alternative funding arrangements. Most notably Nick lead the feasibility study into the Welsh Governments, North Wales Electrification scheme for delivery under PPP worth a circa £1.1bn and included the detailing of finance and commercial options and SPV structuring in addition to feasibility studies and high level estimates into the projects design and construction works.