SENIOR ADVISORY BOARD
Senior Advisor on Corporate Finance
Nicholas Reade has thirty five years of experience in corporate finance, banking and asset management. He recently served as CEO of Brookfield Incorporações (2008-2015) and is currently the President of the company’s Board of Directors, as well as Director of the Brazilian Association of Real Estate Developers (ABRAINC). Brookfield Incorporações is one of the major fully integrated real estate developers in Brazil.
Prior to joining Brookfield he served as CEO of Vision Securitizadora SA (2007-2008) and CEO of Rio Bravo Securitizadora (2002-2007). He was also Executive Vice-President of Bank Brascan (1998-2002) .
Previously, he was the Managing Director of Bear Stearns & Co Inc. in Brazil with overall responsibilities for the investment banking activities in the country (1995-1998), and Statutory Director of SG Warburg & Co., where he began and headed the bank’s operations in the Mercosur region (1990-1995). At Bear Sterns and Warburg, on the behalf of clients, he carried out a series of international bond and stock issuances as well as several M&A operations worth in excess of US$ 3 billion.
Nicholas Reade began his career as an investment analyst at Bank Bozano Simonsen and, later, he became the Director responsible for setting up and managing the Brazilian subsidiary of CitiCorp Leasing International. He was also responsible for developing one of the first private equity companies in the country, Brasilpar Financial Services, where he served as Director Superintendent. Later, he became the Group Representative in Brazil of Midland Bank plc and of Samuel Montagu & Co. (both subsequently acquired by HSBC).
He holds a Bachelor’s and Master’s Degree in Economics from the University of Cambridge and completed a specialization program in Advanced Management at Harvard University. He is a Fellow at the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS).