“Nikolai Balzer is Head of Governance (Risk, Compliance & Operations) and is based in the London Office. He has placed risk & compliance executives across various financial services sectors such as Sell & Buy-Side, Risk Advisory & Strategy firms in London, Germany, Switzerland, and North America & Asia.
His main areas of focus are market, credit, operational, quantitative risk & compliance as well as regulations impacting these. In addition to executive placements, he has served as an advisor to clients seeking to advance their governance structure and functions to more effectively navigate the dynamic regulatory landscape.
Prior to LMA Nikolai worked at Options Group as well as a few other firms focusing on risk, regulation & compliance. His Industry experience includes working at Deutsche Bank and Cargill. Nikolai is bi-lingual in English and German and educationally has a BA (hons) in Business Studies from University of East London.”