Nick is a chartered surveyor and vice chairman of igloo Regeneration Ltd, specialists in developing sustainable places and buildings. He is responsible for igloo’s activity in the Midlands and is chief executive of Blueprint, a partnership between the Aviva igloo Fund and Nottingham City Council.
Nick is currently High Sheriff of Nottinghamshire and a trustee of Nottingham Contemporary, a member of the Bank of England Regional Panel (East Midlands) and a panel member of Opun’s Regional (East Midlands) Design Review Panel. Until recently Nick was also a director of Derwent Housing Association and Chairman of Centro Place Investments (Derwent’s Commercial Subsidiary).
Prior to joining Igloo Nick was a founder member of Innes England Consultant Surveyors, a property consultancy based in the Midlands where he was responsible for development and regeneration agency.
Nick is an honorary professor of Sustainable Development at the School of Architecture and the Built Environment, University of Nottingham, and was previously an external examiner at Nottingham Trent University (Built Environment). Nick has a degree in Philosophy and Theology. He has recently been nominated as High Sheriff of Nottinghamshire (for the year 2018/19).
Nick is a regular conference speaker on regeneration and sustainability issues and has spoken at numerous venues across Europe and further afield.