Nick is a Managing Director at Bridgepoint with more than 15 years of investment banking and corporate finance experience. Before Bridgepoint, Nick spent over five years at Bank of the West/BNP Paribas in its Corporate & Investment Banking and Leverage Finance Groups and was based in both Portland, Oregon, and Denver, Colorado. During his five-year tenure, he executed transactions across numerous industries and ran the TMT industry vertical in the Pacific Northwest and Rocky Mountain regions. Cumulatively, he completed over $11 billion in capital raising transactions.
Prior to Bank of the West/BNP Paribas, Nick worked for more than a decade at Pacific Crest Securities (now a division of KeyBanc Capital Markets) within the investment bank’s Institutional Equity Sales and Trading Group, where he focused exclusively on the TMT sector. He interfaced with mutual fund and hedge fund managers with early identification of secular technology changes and investing in companies with great management teams, high-quality sustainable earnings growth and strong balance sheets at attractive valuations.
Nick received both his bachelor’s degree and MBA from the University of Oregon with emphasis on finance. Licenses possessed include FINRA Series 7, 63 and 79.