Principal, COO & CFO
Mr. Bunting is a founder and is the COO and CFO of the SAF Group and its related entities. In this capacity, he is involved with deal related structuring and origination and leads the finance and risk management teams across the platforms of the SAF Group. Prior to SAF, Mr. Bunting served as an energy and credit portfolio manager for a Canadian-based event driven hedge fund and a Calgary-based mutual fund complex, where he was responsible for idea origination, execution and ongoing management of investments, both in equity and structured/hybrid debt. He has served or presently serves on the Board or in an observer capacity at a number of companies.
Prior to investment management, Mr. Bunting worked at an energy-focused M&A boutique investment banking firm in Calgary. Mr. Bunting has a Commerce degree from the University of Calgary, is a Chartered Accountant (“CA”) and a Chartered Financial Analyst (“CFA”).