Houlihan Lokey (NYSE: HLI) is a global investment bank with expertise in mergers and acquisitions, capital markets, financial restructuring, valuation and strategic consulting. Based in New York City, Mr. Ferrin is a member of Houlihan Lokey’s Financial Institutions Group, where he focuses on advising specialty finance companies on M&A, capital raising and other corporate finance engagements. Most recently, Mr. Ferrin notably advised FP Resources USA Inc. on its acquisition of The First Marblehead Corporation. He is also currently working on several pending capital raise transactions for student lenders and student loan services providers. Mr. Ferrin graduated summa cum laude from Wake Forest University.