December 19, 2021
Nick Assef has a unique understanding of the corporate world as someone who has dealt with it from the inside for many years now. He has been able to work directly with corporations in a large variety of industries and has proven that he has the ability to understand and develop solutions to a number of the corporate world's most difficult problems. This is why, when a corporation has a real problem, they often look to contact Nick Assef.

Nick Assef serves as the Chairman of Lincoln Crowne & Company, an independent corporate advisory firm. Lincoln Crowne & Company is widely respected because of their ability to consistently achieve results for their clients. Nick Assef has guided the company with his personal commitment to excellence in regards to professional services.

Lincoln Crowne & Company is based out of Sydney, Australia, but the company works with corporations based both domestically and internationally. Regardless of the details of the dispute, the size of the corporation, or the industry in which they operate, they will receive the same high quality services from Lincoln Crowne & Company. Nick Assef is proud of the company's reputation within the corporate world and consistently strives to improve upon it.
June 19, 2021
Nicholas Assef serves as Executive Director and Senior Analyst for the storied investment firm, Lincoln Crowne & Company Pty. Limited, a firm he founded years ago. As a specialist in the Australian and South East Asian markets, Nicholas has a lot of experience and expertise in many diverse areas, such as joint ventures, growth strategies, and strategic due diligence. Over the past 25 years, Nicholas Assef has a wide range of body of work in the corporate world, the legal profession and even in the academic world.

He has accomplished a lot since he earned a Post Graduate degree in Valuation from Harvard Business School and a Master of Business Administration at the University of Rochester’s Simon Business School in his youth. He also holds a Bachelor of Law Honors degree from Bond University Law School, which he earned in 1992 and a Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice from University of Technology Sydney. Before founding Lincoln Crowne, he also spent time as a corporate attorney with a firm in Sydney, as well.

Over his long and varied career, Nicholas Assef has been one of the best investment professionals in the Australian and South East Asian markets. He is a shrewd negotiator, with the ability to use creative strategies and tactics to get the best results for his clients.
September 22, 2018
Throughout his long quarter-century career, Nick Assef has always striven to provide every one of his clients with the best possible service. He knows well that no client hires him or his firm, Lincoln Crowne and Company, simply to get basic investment services. They want the best, and Nick is bound and determined to never disappoint them. They want to advice and counsel that is something special, and that is usually what they get. Nick Assef strives to get them the best possible deals with the best possible terms.

No wonder he’s considered one of the best. When one examines Nicholas Assef’s extensive experience in business, it’s easy to see what make him a great investment advisor. However, when you look more closely, his exploits in the legal profession and academia make it clear why he has developed such an amazing reputation as one of the most shrewd and tenacious negotiators and advisors in the field. One reason for his very strong reputation as a negotiator is his ability and willingness to apply strategies and tactics based on "game theory" to negotiations, as a way to secure the best possible outcome for clients.
March 29, 2018
Nick Assef’s negotiating style has often been referred to as very tenacious. The superlative was hard-earned; his strategy obviously works well, since his long and varied career has been successful for nearly three decades so far. Because he believes education is at least one key to success, Nick Assef was sure to begin his career journey with a lot of it in his background. He studied at Harvard Business School, the University of Rochester, Bond University Law School and the University of Technology, Sydney.

In the nearly 30 years since then, Nicholas Assef has been the founder of Lincoln Crowne & Company Pty. Limited for a large portion of that. He has been among the most dynamic and persuasive mergers and acquisitions investment bankers anywhere, but especially so in the Australian and Southeast Asian markets. Nick Assef’s approach to investment advice comes out of his diverse experience in many financial disciplines, including mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and a great many other complex transactions. Clients trust him because he’s effective.