Bachelors Degree in Philosophy from Brown University; Post Graduate Degree in Finance
Debt and Equity Financing; trading liquid debt issues; aircraft sales and leasing; structuring private financing for aircraft lessors; trading distressed real estate related issues; Private debt/equity financing, specializing in commercial aircraft and certain development projects/secondary trading of illiquid securities
Thomas Pickens holds 35 years of extensive experience in the finance industry. Thomas has been with Fulcrum Capital LLC for 25 years polishing and building the firm to what it is today. His fully qualified team consists of senior professionals with extensive experience at Merrill Lynch, Morgan Stanley and Citicorp, and with knowledge of legal, credit, and tax issues. After graduating from Brown University, Thomas worked for the Defense Intelligence Agency. He has been mentioned and quoted in several publications, ranging from the Wall Street Journal to several trade publications. Thomas attributes his success to maintaining close relationships with institutional debt and equity investors and understanding what is needed by both investors and corporate clients to close financing. Overall, he hopes to continue successfully serving clients and raising low cost capital needed to grow their businesses.