Jack has been involved in hundreds of transactions across a wide range of industries and is regarded as a leading expert on mergers, acquisitions and corporate finance in the middle market.

He joined Headwaters when Headwaters acquired Legacy Ptrs. & Co, LLC, an investment bank focused on the middle market where Jack was Managing Partner and Founder. Prior to that, Mr. Maier was Co-Head of Mergers and Acquisitions and Financial Sponsors at FBR Capital Markets. He joined FBR in 2007 when FBR acquired Legacy Partners Group, LLC, founded by Mr. Maier in 2003. 

Prior to launching Legacy, Jack was Global Co-Head of Middle Market M&A at Credit Suisse. He joined CS when it acquired Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette where Mr. Maier was a partner. At DLJ he helped build and then led the firm’s Middle Market M&A Advisory Practice, which became one of the most successful middle market sell-side advisory practices on Wall Street. 

Prior to joining DLJ, Jack was with Wasserstein Perella & Co. in their Los Angeles office and later in San Francisco. 

Jack graduated from Wake Forest University and received his MBA from Georgetown University with the distinction University Fellow. Jack is a past member of the Board of Advisors of Wake Forest University’s School of Business and Georgetown University’s School of Business. 
 

Transactions
M&A
Graphic Controls
A portfolio company of
WestView Capital Partners
Has been acquired by
We acted as sole advisor to the seller

Announced

09/02/2016

Industry

Industrial Technology
Healthcare & Life Sciences
Industrials / Manufacturing
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M&A
Has been recapitalized by
We acted as sole advisor to the seller

Announced

08/01/2015

Industry

Aerospace, Defense, Government & Security
Transportation & Logistics
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M&A
Has been acquired by
We acted as sole advisor

Announced

11/28/2012

Industry

Technology, Media & Telecom
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Awards

Healthcare & Life Sciences Deal of the Year

2017 Winner
2017 International MA Award Winner
The M&A Advisor announced that Headwaters MB was named the winner of Healthcare & Life...
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Consumer Services Deal of the Year

2016 M&A Advisor Turnaround Award Winner
The M&A Advisor announced the winners of the 10 th Annual M&A Advisor Turnaround Awards on...
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Investment Bank of the Year

The Global M&A Network announced that Headwaters MB has been named Investment Bank of the Year...
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