Nils was a Finance Director at Terra Firma with responsibility for The Garden Centre Group and has been a member of The Garden Centre Group’s board since the date of acquisition. He now becomes Group Chief Finance Officer.
Over the past few years Nils has worked closely with several Terra Firma businesses, including Deutsche Annington, AWAS and Phoenix Natural Gas. He joined Terra Firma in 2003 as Financial Controller with a remit to align the financial management and reporting standards across the firm’s portfolio businesses.
Prior to joining Terra Firma, Nils spent 11 years with General Electric Co. in a wide range of finance roles across various divisions of the company, including 5 years in businesses where General Electric was a minority shareholder.
Nils takes up the permanent position of CFO at The Garden Centre Group joining the Company with immediate effect.