Partner, Europe, Middle East & Business Development
Nick Carnrite is a Managing Director and Partner of the Carnrite Group. Based in London, he leads the firm’s Europe & Middle East business, as well as its global business development group. Prior to his current role, Nick led Carnrite’s North America business development team based in Houston. From 2011 to 2018, Nick was a consultant and project manager on complex projects in oil and gas, private equity, manufacturing, and other industrial sectors. His experience includes corporate strategy, turnarounds and transformations, process redesign, merger and acquisition integration, cost reduction, organization design, digital transformation, and design of Energy Transition strategies.
Since joining The Carnrite Group, Nick has built and maintained relationships with decision-makers across industry and finance throughout North America, Europe, and, increasingly, the Middle East. Nick led a strategy effort that resulted in Carnrite’s international expansion, continued movement into new sectors, and the creation of Energy Transition and Digital Transformation practices. Additionally, Nick played an integral role in the turnaround and sale of Swan Corporation, a discrete manufacturing company in the United States, which at the time was a marquis client for Carnrite’s quickly growing industrials sector.
Nick holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance from Texas A&M University and a Master of Business Administration from the University of Houston. Recently, Nick was elected to the 2021 edition of Oil & Gas Investor’s Forty Under 40 in Energy. He sits on the Board of Directors of The Cannon, a Houston-based entrepreneurial community.