Nick graduated from Harper Adams University in the UK in 1985 with a BSc in Agricultural Technology and joined BOCM PAULS the same year. In July 2012, BOCM PAULS became part of ForFarmers, the market leading animal feed business in Europe.
In June 2017, Nick was elected as President of FEFAC, the European Feed Manufacturers Federation, on whose behalf he also chairs the PEF Technical Secretariat and the GFLI EU project group. As FEFAC President, Nick sits on the IFIF Board and Executive Committee. At UK level he is Chairman of AIC (Agricultural Industries Confederation (2016 to 2018), a member of the AIC Feed Executive Committee, chair of the AIC Sustainability Committee and a Non-Executive Director of CIELivestock Limited, the livestock innovation centre in the UK.