Mehdi Cherqaoui



Executive Vice President, Chief Financial & Chief Operating Officer

Mehdi serves as Phacil’s Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer (CFO) & Chief Operating Officer (COO). As such, he is responsible for all aspects of financial and administrative affairs of the corporation. Prior to being named to this position, Mehdi served as the Vice President of Finance and M&A, then the Vice President and Corporate Controller of PAE. Prior to joining PAE, Mehdi held various leadership positions including Senior Director of FP&A at URS Corporation and mergers and acquisitions professional with PwC and KPMG’s Transactions and Restructuring practices. Mehdi was involved in more than 60 M&A deals up-to $12 billion in purchase price. Mehdi also played a key role in several financing deals. Mehdi is a Certified Public Accountant. He earned his undergraduate degree in finance and accounting from the Aix-en-Provence Institute of Technology in Aix-en-Provence, France and graduated from the Toulouse Business School in Toulouse, France.