Over the course of his impressive several-decade career, Lincoln Crowne & Company’s founder and current executive Nicholas Assef has often demonstrated that he is among the most dynamic and persuasive thinkers in the investment banking profession, especially as it regards the Australian and Southeast Asian markets. Nick is a highly-skilled and very innovative negotiator. He like to employ strategies and tactics based on “game theory” to as many negotiations as possible and for that and many other reasons, he is often described as “tenacious.” Nick Assef has a reputation for using innovative thinking and financial judgment that is based on years of experience to provide clients with crystal clear independent advice that works best for their situation.
Lincoln Crowne & Company Pty. Limited, is a highly regarded investment firm. These days, Nicholas Assef is that firm’s Executive Director and Senior Analyst and both he and the firm serve as specialists in the Australian and Southeast Asian markets. Nick has extensive experience and expertise in a number of financial areas, which means he can help clients in virtually any situation. His knowledge extends well beyond mergers and acquisitions; it also includes valuation, growth strategies, joint valuation, shareholder rights, and strategic due diligence. Over the years, Nicholas Assef has built up an extensive body of work experience, in the corporate world, the legal profession and even in academia.
Nicholas Assef earned a Post Graduate degree in Valuation from Harvard Business School and he also earned an MBA from the Simon Business School at the University of Rochester in New York. Nick also has a good legal education, having earned a Bachelor of Law Honors degree in 1992 from Bond University Law School, as well a Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice from University of Technology, Sydney.