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Michael Gaul, CTP

Senior Director

Years of Investment Banking Experience: 15 
Office Location: Chadds Ford, PA
Office Phone: (484) 841-6806
Mobile Phone: (610) 937-0651
vCard: Michael Gaul.vcf

Michael Gaul joined the Company in March 2003 and is a Senior Director of Phoenix Capital Resources with approximately 15 years of experience in investment banking.

Mr. Gaul has experience in companies reorganizing under Chapter 11 protection of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code. He is experienced with transactions involving Section 363 of the Bankruptcy Code in which debtor companies transfer their assets to a buyer with speed, efficiency, and the approval of the Bankruptcy Court.

Mr. Gaul has served in interim management and advisory roles in a multitude of corporate environments – private, equity-sponsored, family-owned, start-up ventures. His extensive history working in the areas of turnaround management, financial forecasting, cash management, and corporate administration enable him to quickly identify clients’ operational challenges and work with our clients’ to develop effective turnaround strategies.

Prior Experience

Prior to joining Phoenix, Michael was a equity research analyst at FleetBoston Robertson Stephens, the San Francisco-based investment bank, where he was part of the Specialty Finance group whose portfolio included the public non-bank financial companies and the public auto dealership companies. Before that, Michael was a senior credit analyst in the Specialty Finance Group of Fleet Bank, N.A, analyzing existing and prospective clients’ financial performance via their historical and forecasted operating results. He began his banking career at Sanwa Bank, where he completed Sanwa’s Credit Training Program and worked in the Bank’s Industrial Research Group.


Mr. Gaul graduated from Georgetown University with a B.S. in Finance. He holds the Certified Turnaround Professional (CTP) designation from the Turnaround Management Association and is registered with FINRA and holds his Series 7 and Series 63 licenses.