Venture Partner, Portage Ventures
Nick Hungerford has served as a Venture Partner, Portage Ventures at Sagard since 2017. Nick invests in early-stage and growth-stage fintech opportunities globally. Within the investment portfolio, Nick is a board observer of Intropic. He is based in Southeast Asia.
Prior to Sagard, Nick founded Nutmeg, one of Europe’s largest online investment management services, and led the company from an idea through development and $100M of funding. Nick is a digital ambassador for the UK Department of International Trade, a member of the European Power 50, and recipient of Spears Entrepreneur of the Year award. He previously worked at Barclays in areas of product, trading and wealth management and was a Divisional Director at Brewin Dolphin PLC. Nick is a non-executive Director of Innovate Finance, the association representing the UK’s global fintech community and actively serves as an advisor to and investor in a number of technology-led startups.
Nick obtained an Undergraduate degree from Exeter University in the UK and holds an MBA from Stanford University. He is a Fellow of the Securities Institute and a member of the Global Entrepreneur Program. Nick is a volunteer teacher at a number of UK universities in the subjects of behaviour finance and entrepreneurship.