Managing Director – Upstream Energy Capital
Nick Milne is Senior Vice President with Macquarie Bank, he has over 20 years international oil and gas and LNG experience. This includes 7 years working as an project financier, and 16 years of international oil and gas experience working for both E&P and engineering companies throughout the Asia-Pacific region. Following a move from industry to the finance sector in 2011, Nick joined Macquarie in 2015 and is focussed on the financing of oil and gas / LNG projects. Previous roles in the finance sector included acting as in-house LNG technical specialist for both ANZ Bank and the Asian Investment Banking Division of MUFG Bank. Nick has worked on both: the advisory and financing for a number of LNG, FSRU and FPSO projects; and a number of upstream financing and acquisition financing transactions using reserves based lending solutions. Nick's last industry role was with Woodside as part of the leadership team for the Browse LNG development in the role of Strategy, Governance and Project Coordination Manager. Previous roles on the project included engineering management and integration roles during the concept selection/pre-FEED phase. His industry experience covers the full life-cycle of oil and gas projects from front end field development assessment and concept selection through project delivery, construction and operations support. Nick has a Bachelor of Engineering in Chemical & Process Engineering and is a Chartered Professional Engineer with both IChemE and IPENZ.