Nick was a founding director of Origin and has over 30 years’ experience advising clients on a variety of assignments including structured finance, debt & equity raisings and mergers & acquisitions. Prior to forming Origin, Nick was involved with a number of financial groups including AIDC, Bankers Trust, CS First Boston and Westpac. Before entering the finance sector Nick worked as a geophysicist with Chevron Oil.

At Origin, Nick specialises in the resource and infrastructure sectors.

Major roles have included:

  • Newcastle Coal Infrastructure Group advisory;

  • Port Kembla Coal Terminal advisory;

  • AWE Exploration debt restructuring;

  • New Zealand Oil & Gas project financing Kupe and Tui projects;

  • Galilee Energy equity raising; and

  • Department of Treasury and Finance Victoria power sector advisory.


Nick has also advised a number of other clients including BHP, CRA, Oil Search, Oakey Power, Redbank Power, Westfield, PNG SEL, Sydney Light Rail, Wesfarmers, Pan Pacific Petroleum, Gympie Gold, Rum Jungle Resources, Citigold, Comalco, Petroleum Corporation of New Zealand, Fletcher Challenge, Queensland Treasury, CEA and PNG Treasury.