Nick Dignam is a Partner of Fortitude Investment Partners, a growth capital focused private equity firm. He is responsible for responsible for originating new investment opportunities, working with portfolio companies to deliver growth and managing exit processes. Nick has more than ten years’ experience working in private equity.
In addition to serving as a non-executive Director of Alcidion, Nick also serves as a director on the Board of a number of Fortitude’s portfolio companies including Better Medical, Birch & Waite, Sunfresh Salads, Wild Breads and GM Hotels. Nick has previously served on the Boards of HPS (outsourced hospital pharmacy services) and Readify (software development services).
Prior to establishing Fortitude, Nick was the Head of Growth Capital in Blue Sky’s Private Equity division, and prior to this he was an investment director with mid market private equity firm Catalyst Investment Managers. Before Catalyst Nick spent three years with Ernst & Young in the corporate finance division.
Nick holds a Bachelor of Commerce and a Bachelor of Laws from the University of Queensland, and a Masters of Applied Finance from Queensland University of Technology.