Mr. Nicholas joined Castlelake in 2018 as part of the Aviation Underwriting team. Prior to Castlelake, Mr. Nicholas was with SMBC Aviation Capital as a SVP on the Pricing team, where he focused on commercial assessment and evaluation of all aircraft transactions. Prior to that, Mr. Nicholas worked for Charter Hall in Sydney, Australia. Mr. Nicholas received his master’s degree in accounting from the Michael Smurfit Business School and his bachelor’s degree in business studies from the University of Limerick. Mr. Nicholas is a Chartered Accountant (ACA).