Nikola Trkulja is Vice President at Grain Management, LLC. Prior to joining Grain, Nikola spent five years at Morgan Stanley where he focused on innovative asset backed transactions across a wide variety of industries. As part of Morgan Stanley’s Asset Finance team, Nikola helped raise over $18Bn of capital across aircraft, cell tower, real estate, rolling stock, unsecured consumer loan and wireless spectrum transactions. Nikola also worked with the Grain Management team on structuring, rating and marketing the first ever securitizations of wireless spectrum license sales in the Grain Spectrum Funding Series 2013-1 and 2014-1 offerings. Nikola holds a B.A. (Hons.) in Economics and Political Science from Vassar College.