Bob Balaban, Managing Director, joined Headwaters MB in 2011 and brings over 25 years of investment banking and operating experience.
Bob has served as the lead banker on over 75 merger and acquisition transactions primarily in the business services marketplace. He has also been involved with over a dozen startup companies, including Great Plains Accounting Software, Inc., a software company that was ultimately acquired by Microsoft Corp. as well as InaCom Corp., a distribution company that he helped grow to several billion dollars in annual revenue before it was acquired by Hewlett Packard.
He has appeared in numerous national business publications, including the Wall Street Journal and Fortune Magazine and on national television as an expert in mergers and acquisitions.
Bob studied electrical engineering, computer science and anthropology at Duke University and North Dakota State University and earned an MBA from the University of St. Thomas.