Peter Nicholson is a Partner and Managing Director Australia of Resource Capital Funds (RCF), where he is responsible for the analysis and assessment of investment opportunities, structuring deal terms, ongoing management of portfolio investments and the overall administration of the Perth office.
Prior to joining RCF in 2003, Mr Nicholson gained technical experience in mine production, planning and management through his roles as Underground Manager of the Emily Ann nickel mine for LionOre Australia (Nickel) Ltd and with WMC Resources Ltd where he worked in 7 different underground operations and a centralised mine planning unit.
Mr Nicholson graduated from the University of Queensland with BEng (Mining) and is a Fellow of FINSIA, having successfully completed a Graduate Diploma in Applied Finance and Investment. He is also a Member of the Australian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy and a Graduate Member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.
Mr Nicholson joined the Board of Ausenco on 15 September 2016 following completion of the Scheme of Arrangement.