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Douglas J. Bacher is a Principal at NW Financial. Mr. Bacher has over 30 years experience that includes a over 20 years in the public finance industry and 10 years in municipal and authority government management. Before joining the firm, Mr. Bacher was a partner at both Public Financial Management and the Acacia Financial Group.
Mr. Bacher provides financial advisory services and investment banking services State, county, regional and local governments. Services provided include capital debt planning; debt structuring and issuance; redevelopment project impact analysis and consulting; renewable and sustainable energy project analysis and financing; credit and rating agency strategies; budget and management consulting; tax and user rate analysis and strategies; privatization; and “pooled” multi-government financings.
Having served in government management has given Mr. Bacher a valuable perspective and understanding that is unique to the industry. His government management experience includes having served as the Executive Director to the Gloucester County Improvement Authority, the Business Administrator of the Stony Brook Regional Sewerage Authority and as Assistant Township Administrator of Princeton, New Jersey. This understanding of workings of government provides Mr. Bacher with an understanding of the issues and problems that local governments face in today’s challenging political and bond market environment.
Mr. Bacher carries FINRA Series 52 and 63 securities licenses. He has provided expert testimony for governments regarding fee and rate making before the State Board of Public Utilities for solid waste and water facilities and for governments in connection with labor contracts and negotiations.
Mr. Bacher is active in National and State professional trade organizations and associations and is the Past President of both the New Jersey Improvement Authority Association and the Business Associates of the New Jersey Association of School Business Administrators.
Masters of Public Administration (MPA)
Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Certificate, Public Sector Labor Relations
Certificate, Utility Rate Structuring
Certificate, New Jersey School Business Administrator | Certificate, New Jersey Municipal Finance Officer
50 (Municipal Advisor Representative)
52 (Municipal Securities Representative)
63 (Uniform Securities Agent)
Contact Douglas at firstname.lastname@example.org