Director & Head of Hospitality Advisory UK
2 New Street Square
Nikola leads the firm’s UK hospitality advisory team which is recognised as a leader in its field. The team is part of Deloitte’s global THS (Transportation, Hospitality & Services) industry group, which provides consulting, financial advisory, risk advisory, tax and assurance services to owners, operators, lenders and investors in the sector.
Nikola has over 12 years of international experience in the industry serving a wide spectrum of hotel clients including PE, SWF, institutional, HNWIs and encompassing owners, investors, lenders, developers and operators. She has been involved in major hospitality and leisure transactions in the UK and Continental Europe, and has provided bid support and due diligence in North America, Europe, Middle East and Asia.
Prior to her time with Deloitte, she was based in Dubai advising on mixed-use projects across the MENA region. Following this, she spent 4 years working in a London based international brokerage and advisory firm where she worked on a variety of UK and European portfolio independent business reviews and disposals.
Her key areas of specialism include:
- due diligence support;
- strategic planning;
- independent business reviews;
- development feasibility;
- masterplanning/mixed-use resort development.
Nikola has spoken at major industry events; serves on the International Hotel Investment Committee (IHIC) and has regularly been quoted in financial and trade press.