Innovation Forum Speaker

Michael Koehler

Assistant Vice President - Fuel Services & Convenience

BMO Harris

Session Description

Lending to the C-Store Industry: a Bank Market Update

BMO Harris Bank’s Fuel Services & Convenience group will review some of the effects of COVID-19 on the convenience and gas industry and where we could be heading, while providing a commercial banking update. We will examine some of the changes to the lending market since March, best practices as you prepare to refinance, and discuss the importance of having a strong banking partner


Michael Koehler, CFA is a commercial banker on BMO Harris Bank’s Fuel Services & Convenience group dedicated to working with operators and wholesalers in the Midwest. He is involved in state and national industry associations.

With more than eight years of banking experience, Michael relies on everything from his technical analysis skills to his vast network to support his client’s needs today and for the future. His goal is to be an advisor and advocate for you business by assisting with growth, acquisitions, optimizing working capital, ownership transition planning, and much more.