Jeff Germanotta

Jeff  Germanotta
Jeff GermanottaMarquette University

Straz Hall, 470

MilwaukeeWI53201United States of America
(414) 288-7032

Instructor of Practice - Finance

Jeff Germanotta has taught finance courses at Marquette since 2015, including Advanced Financial Management, Investment Banking, Private Equity, Ethics and Society, and Topics in Finance.  He brings a lifetime of applied experiences to the classroom.  Presently Jeff is Chief Financial Officer of Precision Plus, a manufacturing firm based in southeastern Wisconsin.

Previously Jeff was a Principal and Managing Director of William Blair & Company LLC, a Chicago-based global investment-banking firm. While at Blair, he was Co-Head of the Supply Chain Services practice within the Corporate Finance Department and Co-Group Head for the Equity Research Department’s Business Services and Industrial practices.  As an investment banker, Jeff assisted clients with the formulation and execution of strategic initiatives, including capital raises and M&A activities.   As an equity analyst, he was recognized in the Financial Times/StarMine “World’s Top Analysts” rankings.

Current professional affiliations comprise the Aspen Institute’s Society of Fellows and the Wisconsin Association for Corporate Growth.

Present or past board and advisory roles include Deerwood Childcare Center, Greenbriar Equity Group LLC, Lake Geneva Yacht Club, Opportunity International, Opportunity International Colombia S.A., and Supply Chain Equity Partners LLC.

Jeff holds a B.A. in Business Administration from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and an M.B.A. from Marquette University.