Brian Strout

Managing Director
Investment Banker


Brian serves as the head of the Capital Markets Corporate Finance Diversified Industries Group. He has been with BB&T Capital Markets since 2010 and has over 20 years of experience raising capital and advising clients. Brian has advised his clients on and executed transactions for: acquisition financings, recapitalizations, debtor-in-possession (“DIP”) financings, restructurings, tax advantaged cross-border financings, acquisitions, divestitures, carve-outs, and working capital transactions.  

Previously, Brian was a Senior Vice President and a Principal (Director) with Bank of America and Banc of America Securities LLC, and over the course of his 10 year career with BofA, worked in their loan syndications, leveraged finance, debt private placements, mergers and acquisitions, corporate advisory, and enterprise risk management groups.


Brian holds a B.S. from University of Massachusetts at Amherst, an M.S. from University of California, Berkeley, and an M.B.A. from the Yale School of Management.

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