Nicholas Dominic Haag
Independent Advisor to Chairman of the Management Board
Born in 1958 in the UK. In 1970s was educated at Eton College and in 1980 graduated from Oxford University with a 1st class degree in Modern Studies/Geography.
Mr. Haag has extensive knowledge of fund-raising (private/public) and M&A in Europe and emerging markets. Started his career in 1980 with Barclays De Zoete Wedd progressing to become Head of Equity Syndicate. Then, after several years at Nomura International he joined Paribas (now BNP Paribas) as Managing Director in equity capital markets and subsequently ran European investment banking origination and afterwards built a market-leading Technology sector banking group at Paribas. From 1999 to 2007 held top positions in Technology Banking with ING Barings and ABN AMRO (London) where he was a senior Managing Director. From 2008 to 2012 he was MD and head of UK Equity Capital Markets with Royal Bank of Scotland/Hoare Govett, inter alia in charge of all IPO activities for RBS with domestic UK and foreign companies raising capital in London.
At present Mr. Haag is a nominee of EBRD to the Supervisory Board of TBC Bank, one of top two banks in Georgia, and is on advisory/investment committees for various UK educational institutions.