Nick Tansley is a Managing Director and Head of European Industrials at PJT Partners, based in London. With over 25 years in the industry, his experience covers a wide range of sectors, including power equipment, automation, transportation equipment, aerospace components, transmission & distribution, machinery and metals & mining in both M&A and capital markets situations. Mr.Tansley has a broad base of corporate experience, having advised, inter alia, ABB, Siemens, Hitachi, GE, Mitsubishi Heavy, Alstom, Schneider, Legrand, Thyssen Krupp, and Invensys. In addition he has assisted numerous financial sponsors on both acquisition of and exits from portfolio companies. Mr. Tansley began his career at Coopers & Lybrand in London, subsequently joining Flemings before moving to Lehman Brothers in 2001. He remained with the business through its acquisition by Nomura in 2008, where he ran the European Industrial Group, until he joined Citigroup in 2011, where he was responsible for Diversified Industrials across EMEA. He joined Blackstone Advisory Partners as Head of European Industrial in 2014. Mr. Tansley graduated with First Class Honours from the University of Birmingham, is a Chartered Accountant (ICAS) and holds a Diploma in IFRS (ICAI).