January 21, 2022
 
If nothing else, Nicholas Assef is very keenly aware that the clients don’t hire a firm like his to get ordinary outcomes via basic services. They generally have a specific outcome in mind and they want advice and counsel that will get them there. Nick Assef's is the founder of Lincoln Crowne & Company Pty. Limited, and his basic approach to business and investment advice and counsel is built into the firm’s DNA.

Of course, Nicholas Assef's approach is a good one because it is based on his wide range of experience in many different financial disciplines, including mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, and a lot more. Over a quarter-century-long career, Nick has proven himself to be among the most dynamic investment bankers to cover the Australian and South East Asian markets. His negotiating style has often been described as tenacious and he tends to apply innovative thinking to assist clients in making the right decision. A great example is his use of investment strategies that have been based on "game theory." By employing such techniques, he and his team feel they serve clients better than most.
October 25, 2018
 
Well before he even embarked on his current career, which has now covered more than a quarter century, Nick Assef was sure to acquire as much education as possible. That is why, in addition to a vaunted Post-Graduate degree in Valuation from Harvard Business School, he completed the work needed to obtain a Masters in Business Administration (MBA) from Simon Business School at the University of Rochester. Besides his business degrees, however, Nick also earned a Bachelor of Law Honors degree from Bond University Law School and a Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice from University of Technology Sydney.

Not only does Nick Assef have the education needed, but his experience and skill makes him even more well-rounded. Nick has shown himself capable of seeing every deal from a number of angles. These days, Nick Assef owns and runs his own firm, the highly regarded Lincoln Crowne and Company, where he is not just the founder, but also a prominent advisor and negotiator. He is considered a tenacious negotiator, capable of getting the most out of any complex transaction. Prior to establishing Lincoln Crowne, Nicholas Assef was a corporate attorney with Allen, Allen & Hemsley in Sydney.