Nicholas Steiner Egon Zehnder, Sydney
Nick Steiner, based in Sydney, provides a full range of services from executive and board search to management appraisals and leadership consulting. Nick is deeply experienced in telecommunications, media, and technology. He also works with private equity funds and their portfolio companies across multiple sectors. Nick is active in Egon Zehnder’s Technology and Communications, Information Technology Officers, and Private Equity Practices.
Prior to joining Egon Zehnder, Nick was Chief Operating Officer of the Digital Publishing group at Fairfax Media. Previously, Nick was Director of Corporate Development and M&A at NDS Group, a UK-based high-tech subsidiary of News Corporation. In this role, Nick was instrumental in two private equity transactions: the sale of a majority of NDS to Permira, and the sale of NDS’ gaming technology subsidiary OpenBet to Vitruvian Partners. Earlier, Nick served as Manager of Commercial Development at Warner Bros. in London, and was a Consultant with Bain & Company, while based in Sydney and Melbourne.
Nick earned a Bachelor of Commerce (First Class Honours) from University of Sydney and an MBA from INSEAD in Fontainebleau, France.