Aaron Faugstad is a management consultant, specializing in complex program implementation and execution. Aaron has worked extensively in financial services, the healthcare industry, and other high tech industry areas, as both a project manager and business analyst. His focus areas include project management, business analysis, IT strategy, requirements gathering/tracking, and process improvement.
Prior to joining Trexin, Aaron worked as an IT and Business Strategy Consultant at DRT Strategies, advising public and private sector clients on digital solutions for complex problems. Aaron is a Certified Scrum Master and holds a Master of Arts in International Affairs, specializing in Global Energy and Environmental Policy, from the Elliott School at George Washington University. To fulfill his Master of Arts degree, Aaron demonstrated fluency in Mandarin Chinese and completed a ten-month contract with the Asian Development Bank (ADB). Over the lifespan of the contract, he worked with ADB’s Senior Economists in the Nepal Office to provide a risk analysis and policy recommendation based on ADB’s $220 million USD loan to increase cross-border energy trade in the region.