Philip Bassil is Senior Vice President and Country Manager for Marathon Capital, LLC in Canada. He is focused on the Canadian energy and infrastructure sectors. Philip has over 15 years of international business, finance and energy experience in Canada, the US and Europe. Marathon Capital is a four-time recipient of the "Best Renewable Asset M&A Advisor" award (2013-16) and first-time recipient of the "Best Asset M&A Advisor" in Power Finance & Risk's Annual Power Finance Deals and Firms Awards.
Before joining Marathon Capital, Philip was a Managing Director with BSM Global Partners, Inc. focused on delivering investment banking, merger and acquisition (M&A), capital raising, corporate finance and strategic advisory services to clients in the power, energy and infrastructure sectors across Canada. He earlier served as a respected equity analyst covering the power, utility and the energy services sectors in Canada with a boutique investment bank, as well as an equity research associate covering the technology sector at Scotia Capital on Bay Street in Toronto.
Philip is a sought-after thought-leader and speaker at industry events and conferences including the Bloomberg New Energy Finance BNEF Future of Energy Summit in New York, the Euromoney Renewable Energy Finance Forum in Toronto and the Canadian Clean Energy Ontario Feed-In-Tariff Forum.
Philip earned an MBA from the Rowe School of Business at Dalhousie University and a Bachelor of Computer Science with the Electrical Engineering stream from TUNS. He has also successfully completed Level I and II of the CFA designation, and the Canadian Securities Course (CSC) as well as the PDO.