Chairman and Non-Executive Director
Nicholas McDonald has more than 25 years of investment management experience with leading Australian and international corporations including Price Waterhouse Coopers, AMP Capital, State Street Australia Limited, Mercer Investment Consulting Asia Pacific.
Nick has resided in Hong Kong for ten years and is currently the Chairman and Non-Executive Director of Lazarus Asset Management Investment Limited, a Hong Kong boutique investment manager and Cayman Island fund platform that offers tailored investment solutions for high net worth investors and family offices. He has built 14 funds and worked with three significant investors across Asia/Middle East regions.
Prior to Lazarus he was a principal with Mercer Investment Consulting in Hong Kong, where he consulted to clients across the region on a range of strategies including investment manager research, asset transitions, broker execution panels, prime brokerage, securities lending, fund administration, custody outsourcing, SMA platforms operations, risk management and compliance matters.
Nick’s noted strengths are his skills as a technical specialist, particularly in the area of complex investments offerings. He takes pride supporting hedge funds as their consultant in both investment committee and operational capacities. He has also successfully managed large teams in the delivery of financial products.