Prior to joining CoveView, Mr. Faust worked as a consultant to private equity funds and other principal investors, where he advised on the due diligence, structuring and executing of private equity and debt transactions. Prior to that, he was an Associate at Banc of America Securities, where he was responsible for originating, structuring, and executing complex corporate and asset-backed fixed income transactions. Mr. Faust also has experience evaluating and executing mergers and acquisitions, LBOs, and capital markets transactions for companies in a number of industries. He has a B.S. from Virginia Tech and an M.B.A. from Columbia Business School.