Nick Larsen

Michael Easter
July 6, 2020
Anton Jooste
July 6, 2020

Nick holds B.Comm, LLB and MSc degrees and is an admitted attorney of the High Court of South Africa. He completed his legal articles with with Shepstone & Wylie in Durban in 1995-6, after which he undertook a Masters in Management Studies at Oxford University. He joined Standard Bank in 1999 and spent 10 years in the Corporate Finance and Equity Capital Markets teams advising clients on and executing M&A and capital markets transactions in South Africa and in sub-Saharan Africa.

In 2009, he joined Deutsche Bank as Head of Equity Capital Markets for South Africa, focussing on equity raising transactions in the local market.

In 2012, he began as Head of Wealth Management for South Africa at Deutsche Bank, with a mandate to build the local platform and to assist large private clients with their offshore investment strategies. He was a member of the Executive Committee at Deutsche Bank South Africa. Since 2017, Nick has been focussed on originating, facilitating and advising on investment, acquisition and disposal opportunities for corporates and private equity investors as well as raising debt and equity funding for such opportunities.

He is also a principal at PAPEgroup, an empowered, active investment holding company that focusses on private equity investments in sub-Saharan Africa.