Nick Gainsley

Partner at OneVentures

Nick has over 13 years of debt experience both in direct lending and advisory, in Europe and Australia.

Prior to joining OneVentures, Nick was based in the UK and was a Principal at Kreos Capital, Europe’s largest growth debt fund. His experience there covered deal origination, execution and portfolio management for a significant number of transactions across European markets. He has wider sector experience across technology sub-sectors including FinTech, software, cyber security, hardware, e-commerce/DTC, AdTech and life science, investing in both private and public companies.

Prior to this, Nick was a Manager at KPMG in London within the Debt Advisory team, where he was involved in managing and advising on a range of debt transaction from mid-market to large cap. Transaction experience covered leveraged finance, corporate refinancing, capital market issuance and strategic financing advice.

Nick holds an BSc (Hons) in Management from UMIST, UK. He is also an Associate member (AMCT) of the Association of Corporate Treasurers in the UK. He is a keen skier and loves to travel the world.


Previous companies

Kreos Capital logo


View in org chart


  • Partner

    Current role

  • Principal

View in org chart