Meet Nick Prior
Lead Partner, Infrastructure & Capital Projects
Nick is a partner in Deloitte’s Corporate Finance practice and leads the firm’s Infrastructure and Capital Projects industry group in the UK. He has had a wide-ranging career in banking and procurement, and specialises in the commercial structuring and negotiation of large and complex government and infrastructure programmes. He has held a number of senior roles across government and latterly at the UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) (where he formed and led its Private Finance Unit), HM Treasury and Partnerships UK.
In his UK Government roles, Nick held responsibility for the MoD’s privately financed procurement portfolio of infrastructure, equipment and utility projects with a capital value in excess of £14 billion. For HM Treasury, Nick lead on a number of large complex infrastructure transactions, including the restructuring of the London Underground PPP, the financing of the Government’s recent schools programme and was a member of HM Treasury’s Projects Review Group.
He has also worked extensively with overseas governments in the development of their infrastructure programmes, in particular across Central Europe and the Middle East.