Nikki is a leading investment funds advisor specialising in financial services and corporate law. She specialises in business establishment and structuring, fund establishment, funds merger and acquisition, product disclosure and distribution. Nikki leads the HDY Investments team.
With more 15 years funds management experience in private practice, government and as an in-house lawyer, Nikki's practice spans the range of funds management products, with particular expertise in hedge funds, property funds and equities.
Nikki recently advised on the equity raising and listing on the ASX of A-REIT; advised a global asset manager in relation to the purchase of an Asia-Pacific property funds platform and assisted a global fund manager on the establishment of its Australian operations.
Nikki is regularly involved in industry and government discussions on regulatory reforms impacting the Australian funds management industry. She is the Honorary Legal Counsel and Chair of the Regulatory Committee for the Australian branch of the Alternative Investment Management Association (AIMA) and is a regular participant on the Financial Services Council (FSC) working groups.