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Austin Brooks

Finance Professional Last Updated: August 3, 2020 (7 months ago)
Houston, Texas
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Finance professional with over 10 years of corporate and investment banking experience. Expertise across a broad range of products and services, including acquisitions, divestitures, debt and equity issuances, private placements, loan syndication and strategic advisory.  Corporate experience in business development, valuation analysis, contract negotiation, credit analysis, corporate modeling, balance sheet management, financial reporting, and treasury management.



University of Colorado, Boulder Undergraduate
Aug 2003 — Aug 2007
Bachelor of Science: Finance
Minor: Economics


Perugia Advisors Vice President
Jun 2020 — Current
Financial advisory services including capital raising, private placements, mergers and acquisitions, and strategic financial consulting.
Lilis Energy, Inc. (NYSEA: LLEX) Senior Vice President of Finance and Corporate Development
Aug 2018 — Jun 2020
Responsible for Corporate Finance, Business Development, and Treasury functions within a public, NYSE American listed, exploration and production Company operating in the Permian Basin

Corporate Finance responsibilities included: maintaining and evaluating the Company’s financial model, corporate development planning, scenario analysis, commodity derivatives hedging, 13-week cash forecasting and budget variance analysis reporting

Business Development responsibilities included: opportunity screening, transaction analysis, transaction negotiation and execution, evaluation of legal documentation, and presenting Company initiatives to the CEO and Board of Directors

Managed stakeholder relations, including: Capital providers, financial advisory groups, private equity sponsors and investors
Capital One Securities, Inc. Senior Associate
Jul 2012 — Aug 2018
Advised public and private E&P, Midstream, and OFS companies on all aspects of capital raising, credit analysis and strategic M&A transactions

Developed financial models and presentation materials for an energy focused capital markets team
Coastal Securities, Inc. Assistant Vice President
Sep 2008 — Jul 2012
Provided banking, relationship management and analytical support for a wide variety of municipal issuers throughout the State of Texas

Specialized in creative modeling, debt structuring, and credit analysis for municipal issuers. Presented financing solutions on behalf of client municipalities in public forums


  • Financial Analysis
  • Due Diligence
  • Leveraged Finance
  • Credit Analysis
  • Strategic M&A
  • Ad Hoc Modeling
  • Microsoft Office
  • Capital IQ
  • Bloomberg
  • Enverus (Formerly PLS/1Derrick, Drilling Info)

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