Faculty Directory

Nick Russell D’00, T’10

Adjunct Professor






MBA, Tuck School of Business, 2010; AB, Dartmouth College, 2000

Areas of Expertise

Private equity, alternative investments, small and middle-market businesses, entrepreneurship-through-acquisition


Nick Russell D’00, T’10 is a partner at Tuckerman Capital in Hanover, NH, a private investment firm that invests in profitable niche industrial companies with enterprise values typically ranging from $8 million to $50 million. A Dartmouth and Tuck alum, Nick serves as an adjunct professor with Tuck’s Center for Private Equity and Entrepreneurship, supervising student research and programs related to private investing. Prior to joining Tuckerman, he was a principal at North Star Advisors, where he advised private equity and debt investors, and before that, he worked at Oliver Wyman Group (formerly known as Mercer Management Consulting), advising investors, boards of directors, and senior operating executives on matters related to investment, growth and operational improvement.

Professional Activities

Academic positions

  • Adjunct Professor, Tuck School of Business, 2016–present

Nonacademic positions

  • Tuckerman Capital, 2010–present
  • North Star Advisors, 2006–08
  • Oliver Wyman Group / Mercer Management Consulting, 2000–06

Board memberships

  • Trustee, Upper Valley Land Trust
  • Board Director at several Tuckerman portfolio investments