Chief Administrative Officer
Nicolette Fourie is Chief Administrative Officer at Ispahani Advisory based in Cape Town. Nicolette has worked in the Financial Services and Executive Search sectors in London for over 12 years. Nicolette has expertise in client relations, project management, research and administration.
Nicolette began her career in London at leading broker Charles Schwab Europe working alongside the Business Development team. She later joined Cantos Communications, a start up business where she worked closely with the COO and CEO before moving into the executive search sector at Korn/Ferry as part of the Financial Services Practice. In this capacity she supported the Asset and Wealth Management team in all their business development, research and administration requirements. During this period she gained expertise in handling the executive search process and developed an understanding of the importance of psychometric assessment. She went on to join Aon UK, a leading global professional services firm, working for the Chairman of UK Corporate & Americas. In this capacity she ran the Chairman’s office, worked closely with members of the Senior Management and Board of Directors.
At Ispahani Advisory Nicolette co-ordinates all aspects of client projects and generates related reporting. During the execution of a project Nicolette conducts research. During a search project she draws on her longstanding experience of candidate handling.
She is responsible for marketing, billing and accounts for the company. Nicolette was educated at Wynberg Girls’ High in Cape Town and graduated in 1996.