Scott Farnsworth

  • Managing Director
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Scott is a Managing Director at Capstone Headwaters with more than 20 years of professional advisory experience. Scott advises on the placement of debt and equity financing, M&A transactions and liability management. Scott’s clientele includes air carriers for both passenger and cargo transportation, their major suppliers and other contract counterparties. Scott was previously a Managing Director at Imperial Capital and before that a Director at Ernst & Young Corporate Finance and its successor, Giuliani Capital Advisors. Scott’s experience includes buy- and sell-side M&A representations for passenger and cargo air carriers; advising on the acquisition and financing of new and used aircraft and engines; other asset-based financings; sale-leasebacks; lease buyouts; engine and aircraft lease and debt re-negotiations; and export-import financing for aircraft, engines, and heavy engine and airframe overhauls.


UCLA Anderson – MBA

The University of Texas at Austin – BS

Registrations & Affiliations

FINRA - Series 7 & 63 Registered General Securities Representative

Certified Insolvency and Restructuring Advisor (CIRA) since 2004

Industry Coverage

Last year the aerospace, defense, government and security sectors saw steady Merger & Acquisition (M&A) activity, with a focus on transactions in technology, the aftermarket, and combinations which create leaders in specific defense segments. Our 2019 ADGS Mergers & Acquisitions Update provides a wealth of sector M&A transaction data.Read more