Nicolai Shuman

Nicolai Shuman

Studies at:

IE Business School

Location in:

New York, NY, United States of America

Nicolai Shuman

Nicolais connections

Currently

Studies at:
IE Business School
Location in:
New York, NY, United States of America

Bio

Internationally educated, tri-lingual (native English, proficient German, intermediate Spanish) Project Manager with experience providing advisory services to demanding clients.

Nicolai has worked/studied in

  • Germany
  • Singapore
  • Spain
  • United States of America

Nicolai speaks

  • English
  • German
  • Spanish

Nicolai has experience in

  • Consulting

Join or Login to view the full profile

Only members of BusinessBecause can view full member profiles. Joining only takes one minute and you can sign in with your LinkedIn account...

Create a profile...


Work

2008 – 2010

Vice President - Private Equity and M&A Services

Marsh Inc. , United States of America
  • Advised leading private equity funds, pension funds and infrastructure funds on insurance and risk management due diligence.
  • Quantified the impact of pre and post acquisition insurance related expenses on target company financials and deal valuation.
  • Led global teams of up to 20 colleagues to deliver analysis for multiple transactions with valuations in excess of $25 billion.
  • Completed over 25 projects in FY 2009-2010 resulting in approximately $3,000,000 in advisory and brokerage fees.
  • Worked with actuarial analysis to assess balance sheet liabilities and their impact on collateral and letter of credit requirements.
  • Used insurance capital to solve deal-closing obstacles such as tax indemnity, representations & warranties and environmental issues.
  • Designed and implemented leveraged purchasing programs incorporating multi-million dollar insurance premiums.
  • Oversaw the performance of offices and personnel servicing over 100 private equity portfolio program companies.
  • Directed post-merger integration of newly acquired company risks into existing portfolio company insurance programs.
  • Managed deals with US exposure for Asia-based investors.
2007 – 2008
(Apr – Feb)

Assistant Vice President - Private Equity and M&A

Marsh Inc. , United States of America
2003 – 2007

Analyst - Private Equity and M&A Services

Marsh Inc. , United States of America

Work

2008 – 2010

Vice President - Private Equity and M&A Services

Marsh Inc. , United States of America
  • Advised leading private equity funds, pension funds and infrastructure funds on insurance and risk management due diligence.
  • Quantified the impact of pre and post acquisition insurance related expenses on target company financials and deal valuation.
  • Led global teams of up to 20 colleagues to deliver analysis for multiple transactions with valuations in excess of $25 billion.
  • Completed over 25 projects in FY 2009-2010 resulting in approximately $3,000,000 in advisory and brokerage fees.
  • Worked with actuarial analysis to assess balance sheet liabilities and their impact on collateral and letter of credit requirements.
  • Used insurance capital to solve deal-closing obstacles such as tax indemnity, representations & warranties and environmental issues.
  • Designed and implemented leveraged purchasing programs incorporating multi-million dollar insurance premiums.
  • Oversaw the performance of offices and personnel servicing over 100 private equity portfolio program companies.
  • Directed post-merger integration of newly acquired company risks into existing portfolio company insurance programs.
  • Managed deals with US exposure for Asia-based investors.
2007 – 2008
(Apr – Feb)

Assistant Vice President - Private Equity and M&A

Marsh Inc. , United States of America
2003 – 2007

Analyst - Private Equity and M&A Services

Marsh Inc. , United States of America

Education

2010 – 2011

IE Business School

Internationally Focused MBA (MBA)
1998 – 2002

Middlebury College

German Major, Minors in Economics and Political Science (Bachelors)
2001

Johannes Gutenberg Universität Mainz

Exchange Semester (Oe)

Achievements

  • Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society (Ranked in Top 20% of Class at IE Business School)
  • Selected for and participated in the IE Consulting Project, an environmental performance and strategy analysis for a leading FMCG company
  • Participated in short exchange program at Nanyang Business School (Singapore) focused on the business culture and environment of China and Southeast Asia
  • Winner of the “Oliver Wyman Case Challenge” and selected as a finalist of the “Red Eléctrica Energy Challenge at IE Business School
  • Vice President of the IE Rugby Club (2010 Iberian Cup Champions and 2011 IESE Spring Games Champions)
  • Middlebury College Varsity Football (2000 NESCAC Champions)

Additional Info