Peter Espig, BA,MBA
Mr. Espig currently serves as the Chief Executive Officer and Director of Nicola Mining Inc. (TSX-V: NIM) and Sweet Earth Holdings (CSE: SE). He also sits on the Board of Directors of numerous public and private companies and charitable organizations.
Peter served as Vice-President of the Principal Finance and Securitization Group and Asia Special Situations Group for Goldman Sachs, Japan. Prior to joining Goldman Sachs, Mr. Espig was Vice-President of Olympus Capital, a New York private equity firm, where he participated in corporate restructurings, investment analysis and financing negotiations for both domestic and international investments.
He has structured over US$2.0 billion in private equity and pre-IPO transactions from the principal side and was a pioneer of SPAC’s, having completed over $1 billion in transactions. He received his B.A. from the University of British Columbia and his MBA from Columbia Business School, where he was a Chazen International Scholar.