In connection with his new role, Sloop will lead the development of the oil & gas investment banking practice. He will be responsible for the origination of financial advisory services for oil & gas clients in the US and will assist member firms serving clients globally providing C-Suite, board, and operational level strategic advisory, commercial development, transaction leadership, and deal facilitation support across the sector.
Thomas is a seasoned development professional, consultant, and investment banker with twenty-five years of experience in the business. He has extensive international experience and completed in the course of his career over $40 billion in energy and energy-related financings representing clients in project finance, capital markets transactions, IPOs, strategic advisory, and cross border M&A.
Previous to Deloitte, Thomas led the midstream M&A advisory and consultancy practice for Pace Global Energy, a Siemens Corporation business. Prior to Siemens, Thomas ran his own energy advisory and principal investment firm. He began his investment banking career with Morgan Stanley & Co. and has held leadership positions with Barclays Capital and UBS Securities. Thomas holds a Bachelor of Science in Economics from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.