Bill Marko

Jefferies LLC

Managing Director

William "Bill" Marko is a Managing Director of Jefferies LLC in the Energy Investment Banking Group. He has managed more than $80 billion of asset and corporate transactions. He specializes in applying detailed technical evaluations to M&A transactions. While his activities are focused in the U.S., Bill also works on worldwide projects with Jefferies’ London based energy team and he heads Jefferies’ Canadian upstream activities. Prior to joining Randall & Dewey, subsequently purchased by Jefferies, Mr. Marko worked more than 18 years in various engineering, operations and commercial roles at Mobil Oil. With more than 40 years of industry experience in worldwide acquisition, divestment and new business development, he has evaluated transactions in all major U.S. basins and more than 99 countries. Bill is on the Board of Administrators of Tulane University, a member of the Board of Advisors of the Tulane School of Science & Engineering, a former Chair of the Tulane University President’s Council and a registered Professional Engineer in Louisiana. 

SESSIONS WITH Bill Marko

Monday, 1 March

  • 07:30am - 08:00am (CST) / 01/mar/2021 01:30 pm - 01/mar/2021 02:00 pm

    Strategic Dialogue

    Oil, Gas & Finance: Filling the capital gap

    Panel Downstream/Midstream/Chemicals Upstream Oil & Gas Finance & Investment/Trading & Risk Management Gas & LNG
    Despite ranking as one of the most capital-intensive industries in the world, oil and gas has not had problems accessing adequate investment. That situation began to change in recent years, and in 2021 and beyond, the "quadruple whammy" of recent low returns, ESG pressures, Energy Transition concerns, and weak fundamentals threatens to drive investment down. What are some of the issues around the availability and cost of capital? What are investors demanding in terms of risks and returns in the world's largest commodity?