Nick is an Authorised Financial Adviser, Accredited Investment Fiduciary, Associate Financial Planner of the Financial Advice New Zealand, a member of the New Zealand Institute of Directors and a founding member of Global Alliance of Investment Advisers.

Nick is an Executive Director and CEO at Stewart Group and holds a number of directorships in privately owned companies and independent trusteeships. He is also a member of Ngai Tahu - Arowhenua hapu.

In June 2019, Nick was appointed as trustee of the Eastern and Central Community Trust (ECCT) with $180 million charitable funds. Nick voluntarily resigned to the position in October 2019 after a short four-month stint.

Nick is married with two children, a wine appreciator, passionate apiarist and enjoys scuba diving, skiing, restoring his Series 1 Land Rover. Nick is a keen follower of history, especially the Scots, the Crusades, and his childhood hero, the flying ace, Manfred von Richtofen - 'The Red Baron'. 


  • Bachelors in Business Studies (Massey University):

  • New Zealand Certificate in Financial Services – Financial Advice (Level 5)

  • Authorised to practise from the Financial Markets Authority

  • Accredited Investment Fiduciary® (AIF®)