Mr. Koenig has more than 25-years of diverse financial services experience in the areas of investment banking, corporate finance, leverage finance, subordinated debt financing, equipment leasing, commercial real estate investing, and both primary and secondary loan syndications and trading. Mr. Koenig has completed more than $3 billion in M&A and capital markets transactions encompassing management led buyouts, sell side engagements, international financings, complex commercial real estate, and various structured debt transactions. Previously, Mr. Koenig was a managing director with CREO Capital Advisors, a FINRA-registered investment bank based in Los Angeles, where he led multiple sell side mandates and was head of Capital Markets. Prior to CREO, Mr. Koenig was an executive vice president with Western Alliance Bank (NYSE: WAL) in Phoenix, Arizona where he managed various specialty banking groups including corporate finance, leverage finance, equipment leasing, municipal finance, resort finance, and the bank’s equity investments in several SBIC funds. Mr. Koenig holds an MBA in Corporate Finance from the University of Southern California where he graduated with Beta Gamma Sigma Honors and a B.A. in Economics from San Diego State University. He serves on the board of the Alliance of M&A Professionals, Phoenix Chapter, and was a previous Trustee with the Phoenix Art Museum and Phoenix Symphony. Mr. Koenig is registered with FINRA and holds the Series 63 and 79 licenses.