Nicholas Zervos is a partner at VELMA Law and a senior commercial transactional lawyer with expertise in international corporate matters and project and structured finance, particularly in East Africa, the United Kingdom and central and eastern Europe.

Nicholas has lived and worked as a lawyer in Dar es Salaam since November 2006. Before then he was a senior partner with a major firm in London (and Hong Kong), advising sponsors and banks on commercial and financing agreements for infrastructure projects in developed and emerging markets. His areas of specialism include commercial law, project finance, finance and corporate law.

Nicholas has a law degree from the University of Nottingham, and is admitted to the English, Tanzanian and Hong Kong bars. Nicholas is a member of the Law Society of Tanganyika and the Law Society of England and Wales.