Partner – EM Finance Consulting LLP
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Brent’s expertise is in Strategy, Operations, Finance and Change Management mainly in the telecom, media, technology, gaming and related services sectors, within the emerging markets.
Brent was formerly the Chief Finance Officer for Wataniya Palestine, the second mobile operator in the West Bank. While in Palestine, Brent secured the company’s first round of project finance that included local banks, international commercial banks and DFIs. Prior to Wataniya, Brent was the Chief Operating Officer for Roshan, the largest mobile operator in Afghanistan. While at Roshan, Brent lead the company in completing two rounds of cross border commercial funding. Brent has held other telecom finance and operational roles in the USA (MediaOne/US West), Croatia (T-Com Hrvatski) and Poland (Era GSM). Brent lead the Era GSM $650 m debt refinancing in 2000 as well as the 450 m bond offering in 1999.
Brent has lead transactions that have included simple corporate debt, high yield bonds, project financing, debt restructuring, private equity and working capital lines. Brent worked with other product and service firms to help develop financial projections and information memoranda and he has also led negotiations with private equity investors and lenders.
Brent holds a Bachelor’s of Science in Accounting from Johnson & Wales University.
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