Nick specialises in providing solutions for complex calculations. When clients struggle with poor data or difficult concepts, Nick’s expertise is in finding the answers and, just as importantly, in articulating the results in a way that the client and wider stakeholder groups can understand.
Nick has skills and experience in forecasting and planning (including associated modelling), regulatory issues and impacts, financial analysis and review, and costing- and pricing-related assignments. He has worked closely with a wide range of organisations, including private companies of all sizes, SOEs, core government departments and other public-sector agencies.
Nick joined MartinJenkins in 2011 after 13 years in the corporate finance division of PricewaterhouseCoopers. Before that he spent six years with Comalco New Zealand in business analysis and accounting roles, four years in contract accounting in London, and four years auditing with Coopers & Lybrand in Wellington and Perth.
Nick’s recent experience includes:
financial analysis for the 2019 independent review of the Royal New Zealand Plunket Trust
development of costing models for the Ministry of Health for settlement options for the 2018 nurses pay settlement
development of a successful business case for the Miro Limited Partnership for an application for funding from the Provincial Growth Fund for a Māori-led blueberry venture
quality assurance reviews for Treasury for their cost benefit analysis spreadsheet tool (CBAx).