Michael Faraone is a Partner at Shadow Lake Partners with over 25 years of capital markets experience including as an investment banker focused on middle-market growth companies. His primary responsibilities at Shadow Lake Partners include originating, evaluating, executing and managing private equity transactions, as well as capital formation, investor relations, and talent acquisition responsibilities.
Mr. Faraone was previously Senior Managing Director and Co-Head of the Mergers & Acquisitions group at Skyway Capital Markets, primarily advising privately owned businesses. Mr. Faraone has significant corporate finance experience advising both private and public companies across numerous industries on mergers and acquisitions, capital raises of equity and debt, project finance and general financial advisory assignments. Mr. Faraone previously worked in the Equity Research and Investment Banking departments at Raymond James & Associates, Inc. and International Assets Advisory LLC, respectively. Mr. Faraone is a graduate of the University of Florida’s Warrington College of Business with a Bachelor’s Degree in Finance and Minor in Economics.