Nicholas Sproats

Chief Executive Officer

Nicholas was appointed Chief Executive Officer of Fortius in 2011. Nicholas joined Fortius as an investment analyst in 2008 and was the Fund Manager for the Fortius Active Property Trust No.1 from 2010 – 2012. Nicholas has managed over $800m AUM at Fortius since 2009, overseeing the portfolio team’s completion of major developments, leasing transactions, asset sales, and the refinancing of over $400m of debt facilities.

Nicholas now has management responsibility for the operations of the firm, including resourcing, structure, investment process and business development. Nicholas also continues to be intimately involved in investment decisions undertaken by the Investment Team.

Nicholas has 14 years of experience in investment management and investment management advisory. Prior to Fortius Nicholas held senior roles with ABN AMRO’s Investment Bank in New York and London and BT Funds Management in Sydney.


Nicholas Sproats

Chief Executive Officer
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  • Bachelor of Commerce
  • Graduate Diploma in Applied Finance
  • Securities Institute Level 3 Certificate in Investments (Securities) - Securities Institute United Kingdom
  • Series 63 - North American Securities Administrators Association
  • Series 17 - New York Stock Exchange
  • Futures Registered Representative - Australian Securities Exchange Limited
  • Accredited Derivatives Adviser Level 2 (ADA2) - ASIC