As founder and CEO of Phoenix Tower International, Mr. Kasavana guides the strategic direction of the company, oversees capital investment across various countries and transaction types, and leads all other significant corporate initiatives. Mr. Kasavana founded PTI with a focus on transparent, mutually beneficial transactions with wireless site developers, owners, and other wireless infrastructure providers by means of development partnerships, mergers, or the sale of their assets.
Prior to founding Phoenix Tower International, Mr. Kasavana was senior vice president of mergers & acquisitions for Global Tower Partners from 2006 to 2013. In that role, he was responsible for overseeing all activities of mergers and acquisitions conducted in both the United States and Latin America, including the negotiation, closing, and integration of the acquisitions of thousands of towers and other wireless infrastructure. During his tenure, he played a key role in the growth of the company and oversaw more than $1.5 billion deployed towards the acquisition of wireless infrastructure.
Prior to GTP, Mr. Kasavana worked at Ernst & Young, LLP in auditing (1998-2004) and transaction advisory (2004-2006) services. He specialized in providing expertise to clients in the areas of technology, wireless infrastructure, manufacturing, and telecommunications.
Mr. Kasavana graduated from Fairfield University with a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting and is a certified public accountant.