Wisconsin School of Business

Terry Maxwell

Lecturer - Finance

Terry Maxwell is an instructor of mergers & acquisitions and corporate finance at the University of Wisconsin – Madison and is a member of the board of director’s for the university’s Center for Advanced Studies in Business.

He is also an active private investor and provides management consulting services to privately held companies. Terry is a member of the board of directors of Flatirons Solutions Corporation based in Boulder, Colorado and Washington, D.C. Flatirons is a provider of information technology services to commercial and government clients and is a portfolio company of Baird Capital Partners.

Previously, Terry was Head of Investment Banking for Robert W. Baird & Co., where he spent 20 years advising companies on M&A and equity financings. Terry was a member of the Baird Board of Directors as well as a member of the investment committee for several of Baird’s private equity funds.

Terry graduated Phi Beta Kappa from the University of Wisconsin - Madison in 1982 and received his MBA from Northwestern University’s Kellogg Graduate School of Management.
 

Undergraduate Courses


Contemporary Topics (FIN 365 Section 1), Fall 2008.

Corporation Finance (FIN 325), Fall 2011.



Graduate Courses


Ciontemporary Topics (FIN 765 Section 1), Spring 2008.

Financial Policy (FIN 755 Section 1), Spring 2007.

Financial Policy (FIN 755 Section 1), Spring 2008.

Market for Corporate Contrl
Course DescriptionStudy of the market for corporate control including mergers and tender offers. Motives for business combinations; impacts on security holders, managers, labor, economic efficiency; federal and state laws; offensive and defensive strategies. Term paper involving comprehensive analysis of issues.
(FIN 750 Section 1), Fall 2008.

Mergers and Acquisitions (FIN 750), Fall 2006.

Mergers and Acquisitions (FIN 750), Fall 2007.

Mergers and Acquisitions (FIN 750 Section 1), Fall 2009.

Mergers and Acquisitions (FIN 750 Section 1), Fall 2011.

Raising Capital & Financing the Firm (FIN 727 Section 1), Spring 2009.

Raising Capital & Financing the Firm (FIN 727 Section 1), Spring 2010.



Learning/Teaching Oriented Publications


Johannes, J., & Maxwell, T. (2010). Merger Math. Journal of Financial Education (36), 61-79.

Professional Organizations


The Center for the Advanced Studies in Business - the University of Wisconsin - Madison

Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Wisconsin and Metropolitan Chicago

The Milwaukee Public Library Foundation


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Terry Maxwell

 
Lecturer | Finance
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