Gayane Kirakosyan is a Director at FocalPoint Partners, LLC and has over 15 years of investment banking experience advising companies on debt and equity capital raises, M&A transactions, and financial restructurings/bankruptcy. Throughout her career, Ms. Kirakosyan has closed over $2.5 billion in transactions across a wide variety of industries. Prior to joining FocalPoint, she worked in the Investment Banking division of Merrill Lynch & Co., as well as the Consumer Products Group of Wedbush Morgan Securities. Ms. Kirakosyan graduated summa cum laude from the Marshall School of Business at the University of Southern California, where she majored in business administration with a dual emphasis in finance and global management. She is a FINRA Series 7, 79, 28 and 66 registered representative.