Philippe joins the Peyrot & Associates Team as Senior M&A Counsel with strong transnational experience in the US and abroad, combining strategic, financial, operational and legal M&A knowledge and skills.
His practice and advisory services mainly focus on sourcing and structuring funding opportunities, implementing strategic and operational restructuring, business development, acquisitions, divestitures and mergers as well as risk management evaluation.
Previously a Managing Director at HT Capital Advisors, he successfully originated and structured the sale of a variety of multi-million dollar companies, including the sale of a $150 M lumber company, the acquisition of a $70 M tire distributor as well as a $30 M accessories manufacturer. He also participated in the sale of various companies to Siemens, Titan International, Mavis and Fidelity.
Other experiences include the following: Senior Vice-President at Warnaco; Executive Vice-President at Robb Peck McCooey; Senior Vice-President & General Counsel at MasterCard International; Director at Warner Communications; Deputy General Counsel at Norton Simon and International Counsel at WR Grace. Philippe also served in the US Navy as Operations Officer aboard USS Midway (CVA-41).
A graduate from Columbia College and Georgetown Law School, Philippe is married with two sons and enjoys a variety of sports including Golfing, Tennis and Skiing. As a long-time lover of the Hamptons, he is also an active member of Maidstone Club in East Hampton.