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Phil Gager

Managing Director, New England

Phil oversees the technology and life sciences banking practices in the Boston region. Prior to joining Square 1, he spent 10 years with Capital Advisors Group, most recently serving as senior vice president of business development, where he brought in over $800M in new assets. While at Capital Advisors Group, he also served as marketing director where he designed and implemented integrated campaigns in support of new product launches. Phil holds an MBA from Babson College’s Olin School of Management and a BA in History from Colgate University. Phil joined Square 1 in 2011.

Outside the Square

  • Has guided backcountry fly fishing expeditions in Colorado, Wyoming and Montana.
  • Researched Winston Churchill’s original journals culminating in the thesis, The Dunkirk Deliverance and British Euro-Skepticism.
  • Met wife singing karaoke. Tip: “Escape (The Pina Colada Song)” by Rupert Holmes is irresistible.


  • Life Sciences
  • Technology Banking


  • New England


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