Scott Chabina


Meet Scott Chabina

Scott Chabina is Director at Marathon Capital with over 13 years of investment banking and financial advisory experience in biofuels and the broader renewable energy sectors. Chabina joins Marathon Capital from Carl Marks Advisors where he successfully completed multiple engagements in the ethanol industry representing in excess of 4.0 billion gallons of aggregate production capacity.

While at Carl Marks Advisors, he successfully advised on mergers and acquisitions, debt and equity capital raises, and complex financial restructuring assignments for companies, secured lenders, and creditors across a wide variety of industries. The breadth of his experience includes renewable energy, specialty chemicals, agriculture, infrastructure, consumer products, retail, healthcare, specialty finance, community banking, building materials, aerospace and defense, specialty foods, media, manufacturing, and automotive.

Mr. Chabina’s noteworthy biofuel engagements include, but are not limited to, the following: Abengoa Bioenergy US Holdings LLC (2016 “Sec. 363 Deal of the Year”, $250MM-$500MM category, by the M&A Advisor Turnaround Awards), Metro Fuel Oil Corporation,VeraSunEnergy Corporation,BioFuelEnergy Corporation, White Energy Corporation, Hawkeye Growth, Choice Ethanol Holdings, and Otter Tail Ag Enterprises.

Mr. Chabina earned a BA in Economics from Colgate University and holds his Series 7 and 63 licenses.