Ammad Faisal, CFA

Senior Managing Director & Co-Head of NYC

Meet Ammad Faisal, CFA

Ammad Faisal, Senior Managing Director at Marathon Capital and Co-Head of the NYC office, has over 18 years of investment banking and capital markets experience covering the energy and power sector, including financial sponsors, electric & gas utilities, independent power producers, and renewable energy companies. At Marathon Capital, he focuses on mergers and acquisitions, debt, equity, and tax equity capital raise transactions. Select transactions Mr. Faisal has worked on include the sale of Distributed Generation solar developer Standard Solar to Brookfield, the sale of standalone storage platform Eastpoint Energy to Norwegian company Equinor, minority equity investment by Manulife in utility-scale solar developer Silicon Ranch and an asset sale of a large wind portfolio owned by German Utility RWE to Algonquin Power and Greencoat Capital.

Before joining Marathon Capital, Mr. Faisal was Vice President at Bank of America Merrill Lynch in the Global Energy Power Investment Banking Group. He worked on many mergers and acquisitions, including LS Power’s purchase of a $1.5 billion power plant portfolio from Dynegy. Before joining Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Mr. Faisal worked in the equity capital markets group at Citi, facilitating the origination and structuring of equity and convertible offerings in the technology sector. He executed 28 transactions raising over $8 billion in proceeds. He is also a co-founder of a VC-backed consumer technology company, Arccos Golf, that promises to transform the golf industry through big data and patented sensors.

Mr. Faisal received a BA in Mathematics and Economics from Middlebury College. He is a CFA® charterholder and holds his Series 24 and 79 licenses.