Lara Coviello is an Executive Director on the Fund Strategy Team at FS Investments. She serves as a portfolio specialist and subject matter expert to educate advisors and investors about FS's current offerings. She brings over 13 years of experience in investment research and portfolio management.
Prior to joining FS Investments, Ms. Coviello founded her own investment advisory firm, Auctus Wealth Management, where as lead portfolio manager she specialized in tailoring clients’ investments to their financial goals. Ms. Coviello began her financial services career at Linden Asset Management and Linden Growth Partners LP, an RIA and pre-IPO evergreen fund, performing risk assessment, market analysis and research on public and privately held companies. Ms. Coviello also spent two years as a statistician in the pharmaceutical industry.
Ms. Coviello received her MA in Statistics from Columbia University and her BS from Penn State University. She also completed the Private Equity and Venture Capital Executive Education course at Harvard Business School. Ms. Coviello holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation and is a member of the CFA Institute, the CFA Society of Philadelphia and the American Statistical Association.