Meet Hemal Patel
Hemal Patel is our Controller at Marathon Capital. Mr. Patel’s primary responsibilities include assisting the Chief Financial Officer and the Chief Compliance
Officer with the daily operation of the accounting and finance department, as well as supporting corporate strategy initiatives.
Prior to joining Marathon Capital, Mr. Patel started his career in the Financial Services Office of Ernst & Young, primarily auditing broker-dealers. He went on to work for a publicly traded, self-clearing broker-dealer that was acquired by a non-public, introducing broker-dealer and was an integral part of the migration efforts. Mr. Patel went on to gain international exposure at United Airlines (with the acquisition of Continental Airlines), in the $3B Latin America portfolio focusing on increasing profitability, operational performance and tactical sales growth within the agency and corporate channels. Thereafter, he was at Univar Solutions where he headed the finance functions of a $3B product marketing management organization overseeing margin expansion initiatives while driving sustainable growth and improving working capital/cash flow.
Mr. Patel received a B.A. in Accounting and a M.S. in Accounting from University of Illinois at Chicago and is a licensed Certified Public Accountant.