November 21, 2021
 
While Nicholas Assef founded the highly regarded investment firm, Lincoln Crowne & Company Pty. Limited years ago, he currently serves as that firm’s Executive Director and Senior Analyst. In addition to his significant experience as a specialist in the Australian and South East Asian markets, over the past quarter century, he has developed a wide range of experience and skill in corporate and legal matters, as well as a significant role in the world of higher education.

Nick Assef has certainly accomplished a lot. His experience and his education make him a great advisor and counselor to his clients. It started when he earned a Post Graduate degree in Valuation from Harvard Business School and a Master of Business Administration at the University of Rochester’s Simon Business School while he was still very young. His education didn’t stop there, as he also holds a Bachelor of Law Honors degree from Bond University Law School and a Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice from University of Technology Sydney.

Before founding Lincoln Crowne, he also spent time as a corporate attorney with a firm in Sydney, so he understands the legal aspects of the business and investment world better than most. Nick is a highly skilled negotiator with the ability to use creative strategies and tactics to get the best results for his clients. For example, it’s not every investment advisor who uses “Game Theory” to improve his clients’ results, like Nick does.
September 21, 2021
 
Nicholas Assef can lay claim to a lot of experience over his more than two decades in the corporate world, the legal profession and even in the academic world. It is that wide range of experience that has turned him and his firm, Lincoln Crowne into one of the most innovative and persuasive mergers and acquisitions investment teams of professionals anywhere.

An tenacious negotiator, Nick likes to apply proven strategies and tactics based on "game theory" because he believes it gives him and his clients an edge. Clients don't hire a firm like Lincoln Crowne & Company Pty. Limited for basic services they can get from most run-of-the-mill advisors and firms. Therefore, his makes it his mission to provide clients with something more. His rare combination of innovative thinking and deep commercial & financial judgment allows him to give clients the best possible clear independent advice.

Nicholas Assef founded Lincoln Crowne and he currently serves as the firm’s Executive Director and Senior Analyst. There, he has exhibited an ability to be a persistent negotiator with a specialty in the Australian and South East Asian markets. Over the years, he has gained expertise in many areas, including mergers and acquisitions, growth strategies and strategic due diligence.
March 23, 2021
 
Nicholas Assef also commonly known as Nick Assef is the founder, analyst and executive chairman of the Lincoln Crowne & Company (LCC) - an independent boutique investment bank and strategic corporate advisory firm in Sydney. He is an expert in joint ventures, valuation, growth strategies, shareholder rights, mergers and acquisitions and strategic due diligence. He has worked with his company the Lincoln Crowne & Company across Australia and Southeast Asia markets. His several publications under his name and is involved several speaking engagements. He holds a Post Graduate degree in Valuation from Harvard Business School and a master law degree in Corporate and Takeover Law. He also hold a master of Business Administration degree in Game Theory and Corporate Finance from the University of Rochester.

Nicholas Assef has over twenty years of experience in delivering exceptional counsel to clients both on the domestic and cross-border. He specializes in corporate initiatives, mergers, and acquisitions transactions and contentious corporate situations. He has presided over conflicts typically involving complex disputes between joint ventures, shareholders, and / or directors. Before the formation of LCC, Mr. Assef worked as a solicitor with Allen & Hemsley's Mergers and Acquisitions in Sydney. He also worked as Solicitor of the High Court of Australia & the Supreme Court of New South Wales.

Through his company, he has provided mergers and acquisitions and corporate strategy development services to various corporate firms which include EQUINIX, Nokia Siemens Networks, Yahoo, MSN, BBC, CPM, and Australian Pacific Coal. He has also spearheaded developments such as the merger of the wind and solar. The LCC also offers securities dealership, market entry strategy and competitive landscape analysis services.
November 19, 2017
 
It is the case that Nicholas Assef has plenty of education under his belt. In addition to earning a Post Graduate degree in Valuation from Harvard Business School, he also completed a MBA at the University of Rochester’s Simon Business School. He also holds a Bachelor of Law Honors degree from Bond University Law School and a Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice from University of Technology Sydney.

He didn’t stop with an education, however. Over his long career, Nicholas Assef has shown himself to be a talented specialist in the Australian and South East Asian markets. He has demonstrated lots of skill in the areas of mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, valuation, growth strategies, shareholder rights, and strategic due diligence. These days, Nick Assef is best known as the founder of Lincoln Crowne & Company Pty. Limited, a prominent investment firm where he also serves as Executive Director and Senior Analyst. Before he founded Lincoln Crowne, he was a corporate attorney with Allen, Allen & Hemsley in Sydney.