Named “Investment Bank of the Year” for the second year in a row

Headwaters MB is an independent, middle market investment banking firm providing strategic merger and acquisition advice, capital raising and special situations advisory.

Founded in 2001, Headwaters MB provides investment banking services to entrepreneurs, corporations and business-owning families to help them grow, recapitalize, or create liquidity. Our team is comprised of world-class investment bankers and industry veterans from around the globe, possessing deep industry knowledge and a passion for client advocacy. Read More

Recent Transactions
M&A
MediaNet
Has been acquired by
SOCAN
We acted as sole advisor to the seller

Announced

05/12/2016

Industry

Technology, Media & Telecom
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M&A
NANA Oilfield Services
Has been acquired by
Saltchuk
We acted as sole advisor to the seller

Announced

05/12/2016

Industry

Transportation & Logistics
Energy
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M&A
Has been acquired by
GrubHub
We acted as sole advisor to the seller

Announced

05/06/2016

Industry

Consumer & Retail
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We bring together the best people in the business to work on our clients’ behalf. Seriously.

Stories of Progress

One of your early steps as you start evaluating Headwaters as a potential business advisor or investment banking service provider will be to talk with some of those clients. No one tells our story better.

Headwaters interviewed a handful of our clients to discuss how the Headwaters' team successfully led their business to the necessary capital and value-added resources to position the company for continued growth.

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Named Investment Bank of the Year

The Global M&A Network announced that Headwaters MB has been named Investment Bank of the Year and a winner of three different deal awards from their annual Americas M&A Atlas Awards ceremony at the Harvard Club in New York on October 28, 2015. Headwaters won in categories including Deal of the Year, North America Deal of the Year and Financial Services Deal of the Year. The awards exclusively honor excellence from the North and South Americas for executing value and growth generating transactions valued below a billion USD. 

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Our Services

Headwaters MB brings people, quality advice, uncompromised advocacy, and powerful reach to help our clients grow, capitalize or monetize their businesses. We provide a full suite of M&A and capital formation services offering impressive market access to owners and operators of middle-market companies.
 

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Recent Market Insights
May 10 2016

Q1 2016 Building Products & Construction M&A Update

Welcome to the Headwaters MB Quarterly Merger and Acquisition Chronicle. This report provides data on U.S. merger & acquisition ("M&A") activity in 2015 and our outlook for 2016. Also...Read more
May 2 2016

Exploring Leveraged Recapitalizations as an Alternative to Selling a Business

Introduction to Leveraged Recapitalizations Many owners of mid-sized private companies spend much of their working lives building a business yet ultimately reach a point where they seek to enjoy some...Read more
Apr 28 2016

Making An Economic Assessment of Frac Sand

Joel Schneyer, Managing Director at Headwaters MB, recently spoke at the North American Frac Sand Exhibition & Conference 2016 on April 19-20 in Minneapolis, Minnesota on "Making An Economic...Read more