Mr. Burges is a Managing Director at Prospect Capital Management L.P. (“Prospect”) and is responsible for originating, executing and managing investments in energy and resources. Prospect is a leader in high yielding, credit orientated investment strategies focused on middle-market senior and secured lending and has ~ $7.1 billion of AUM. Previously he worked with Deutsche Bank, Merrill Lynch, and Knight Capital, where he was a Managing Director and responsible for advising and financing public companies in the utility, resource, and energy sectors. He has public company experience as President, CEO, and Director of Northern Freegold Resources a Canadian public company, and as Chairman and an officer in a private equity backed power company which acquired and operated 452MW of natural gas generation assets. He has an MBA from Columbia Business School and a BA from Bristol University in England.