Hassan Eltorie, Finance Expert in Houston, TX, United States
Hassan Eltorie

Finance Expert in Houston, TX, United States

Member since September 1, 2016
Hassan is an equity research analyst—providing strategy assessment and valuation to large-cap energy companies, hedge funds, and private equity firms. He started freelancing to apply his knowledge in valuation, M&A, competitive intelligence and corporate strategy to new clients. Organically, he built M&A (deals up to $1 billion) and corporate strategy capabilities at Reliant Energy. He is cited in business publications and has appeared on NPR.
Hassan is now available for hire

Career Highlights


Industry Expertise

  • Energy, Utilities & Waste
  • Electricity, Oil & Gas
  • Financial Modeling

Other Expertise


  • Equity Analyst

    2011 - PRESENT
    IHS Markit
    • Covered international oil and gas company valuation and strategy assessment—specifically Apache, Noble, Occidental, Anadarko, and others.
    • Developed a proprietary value at risk (VaR) model to measure company exposure to political risk, highlighting to clients $2-3 billion of unaccounted risky exposure.
    • Performed an in-depth analysis of industry trends with a strong emphasis on merger and acquisition activity.
    • Created financial models to analyze profitability of unconventional energy resource plays in North America. Analysis including projects worth $5-$15 billion.
    • Coordinated internal research efforts across different upstream functions to ensure consistent analysis across groups.
    • Presented research findings to private equity, hedge funds, and energy companies—covering oil and gas valuation, corporate relative valuation, and industry opportunities and challenges.
    • Quoted in various industry publications and hosted on NPR (Feb '16) to provide in-depth analysis of meaningful industry developments.
    Focus areas: Capital Structure Analysis, Financial Modeling, Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A), Valuation
  • Financial Analyst

    2007 - 2011
    Reliant Energy
    • Performed a financial analysis covering business mergers, acquisitions (up to $1 billion), new ventures, and startups in the wholesale and retail power industries covering conventional and renewable sources of energy.
    • Led corporate strategy initiatives to create internal capital allocation process, including new opportunity screening practices, hurdle rates, and investment ranking—leading to 50+ screens a year.
    • Created a competitive intelligence and industry analysis framework to alert executive management of changing industry trends and competitor actions.
    • Led the teams responsible for integration and divestiture of multiple company assets (deals up to $1 billion).
    • Assisted in creating a scenario management framework to help guide company strategy and contingency plans depending on shifting business environment.
    • Assisted investor relations in efforts to promote company strategy and unique value proposition compared with peers.
    Focus areas: Integration, Capital Allocation, Strategy, Corporate, Business Planning, Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A), Competitive Intelligence, Comparable Company Analysis, Budgeting, Financial Modeling, Valuation


  • Certified MBA (CMBA) in Finance
    2009 - 2011
    Rice University - Houston, TX, USA
  • Bachelor's degree in Finance
    1998 - 2003
    American University in Cairo - Cairo, Egypt

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