The FLY Enertainment Artiste landed her first TV job when she was 15 years old, hosting MTV@Mbassy across Asia. She co-hosted Studio Disney on Disney Channel and when she was 20, she was nominated as “Best Entertainment Presenter” at the Asian Television Awards. She’s since been nominated and Highly Commended twice in the same category.
While at Emerson College in Boston, she worked under Executive Producer/Director Kevin Bright from the hit comedy series, Friends and interned at ABC News 20/20 and Primetime with Diane Sawyer. She left New York 10 years ago where she worked at the United Nations Headquarters.
Nikki’s hosted the Formula 1 Singapore Grand Prix, LIVE across the track and the former Fox Sports Asia presenter is proud of covering various F1 races across the region as well as the most prestigious tennis tournament, The Championships, Wimbledon. The opening and closing ceremonies of the 28th South East Asian Games were a cracker to host and she has entertained crowds at Marvel Studios events in Singapore, sharing the stage with the likes of Robert Downey Jr. and Samuel L. Jackson.
The Swiss/ Filipina has performed in theater productions under the guidance of Dick Lee, Beatrice Chia-Richmond and Tracie Pang with Pangdmonium theatre. Nikki co-founded the private dining concept, intimatesuppers, and enjoys entertaining guests with great food and exciting themed dinners. This travel enthusiast adores murder mysteries and once spent Christmas Day in Torquay, Devon, at Agatha Christie’s Greenway Estate where she played on the legendary crime writer’s piano.
Catch Nikki on The Food Files airing regionally on NatGeoPeople.