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Duff & Phelps, the premier global valuation and corporate finance advisor, today announced that Michael Collier has joined the firm’s Transaction Advisory Services practice as a managing director in its Houston, Texas office.
At Duff & Phelps, Michael will assist clients with buy-side and sell-side financial due diligence, provide corporations with financial operations support, and advise private equity-backed management teams in the oil and gas industry. With more than 30 years of experience, Michael will leverage the capabilities of our M&A Advisory, Restructuring, and Valuation Advisory Services practices to support clients in the energy, oilfield services and chemical sectors.
Bob Bartell, Global Head of Duff & Phelps’ Corporate Finance practice, said, “As a former CFO of a middle-market oil company and after working at PwC for over 20 years, Michael brings deep transaction advisory and oil and gas industry experience to our growing practice. Michael was one of the first professionals to provide transaction advisory services in the oil and gas sector. He brings unparalleled knowledge and expertise to our clients."
Prior to joining Duff & Phelps, Michael launched his own financial consulting practice, where he advised management teams in the oil and gas sector. Earlier in his career, he was recruited by Goldman Sachs Investment Partners to serve as the CFO of Layline Petroleum. Michael spent over 20 years at PwC, where he was a partner and head of the U.S. Energy Transaction Services practice and a leader in the firm’s Houston energy practice. He began his career as a Landman in Exxon’s Gulf Coast Division.
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M&A, capital raising and secondary market advisory services in the United States are provided by Duff & Phelps Securities, LLC. Member FINRA/SIPC. Pagemill Partners is a Division of Duff & Phelps Securities, LLC. M&A and capital raising services are provided in a number of European countries through Duff & Phelps Securities Ltd, UK, which includes branches in Ireland and Germany.
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