Nicole Connolly


Ms. Connolly serves as a Principal in Northgate’s Melbourne office. Prior to joining Northgate, Ms. Connolly was Director, Alternative Assets at Russell Investments. In this role, she advised clients on appropriate allocations to alternative investments, advised on implementation models and conducted manager and strategy research. Ms. Connolly was also a member of the Model Portfolio Committee. This committee was responsible for determining the Strategic Asset Allocation for the firm’s consulting clients. Prior to this Ms. Connolly was Head of Alternative Investments at Telstra Super, Australia’s largest superannuation fund where she was responsible for managing the private equity, hedge fund, and infrastructure asset classes. Ms. Connolly holds a BEd in Business Studies from the University of Melbourne and a BBus in Economics and Finance from the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology.