Evan is a Managing Director in Opportune’s Strategy and Enterprise Risk practice areas. Over his twenty-five year career in banking, capital markets and consulting, Evan has worked across all segments of the energy industry with commodity dependent companies to identify effective strategies targeting risk management, liquidity, capital raising and other commercial and marketing objectives. Evan also works with market participants to achieve readiness around the newly effective rules and regulations directed by the CFTC under Title VII of the “Dodd-Frank” Act. Since January 2012, he has led and completed Dodd-Frank readiness projects for multiple energy sector clients across the Oil & Gas, Refining, Mid-stream, Utility, Oil Service and Marketing & Trading sectors.
Prior to joining Opportune, Evan was a co-founder of Eco Risk Markets LLC, a boutique consulting firm focused on energy risk strategy, valuation and analytics. Previously, Evan was a Managing Director at BNP Paribas in New York, where he originated structured risk management products incorporating derivatives and capital for energy sector clients in North America. He has held similar origination roles in debt and derivative products for Merrill Lynch and Phibro Energy in Europe and the Far East.
Evan earned a B.A. in Political Science from Kenyon College, and a M.B.A. in Finance from the University of Connecticut.
AREAS OF EXPERTISE
o Risk Management Strategy Development
o Transaction / Hedge Selection
o Compliance under Dodd-Frank Act (Title VII)
o Credit / Liquidity Management
o Structured Finance
o Joint Venture Agreements
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