Director, Cupel Advisory
Capital Markets for Geologists
Nikki is an independent director for TSX-listed Pretium Resources Inc. and Dalradian Resources Inc. and ASX-listed Beadell Resources Ltd. Prior to 2016, Nikki was the Director of Mining Research at Sun Valley Gold LLC, a US-based, SEC-registered investment advisor focused on the precious metals sector. Previously, she was a Vice President/Managing Director at Haywood Securities Inc., where she focused on building the company’s M&A and financing business in the mining sector. Earlier in Nikki’s career, she was a sell-side analyst at Dundee Securities Corp., a buy-side analyst at Sun Valley Gold and acted as a geological consultant for a range of exploration, development and mining companies. In 2000, Nikki was awarded a PhD in Structural/ Economic Geology from James Cook University in North Queensland, Australia, after receiving a First Class Honours Degree in Geology from the same institution. In these various roles, Nikki has developed diverse capital markets and natural resource sector experience over the past 22 years.