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James Jackson

Managing Director & Merger and Acquisition Advisory Practice Leader of The Alta Group

James Jackson is managing director and merger and acquisition advisory practice leader of The Alta Group. He has more than 30 years of experience in the equipment leasing and finance industry including senior financial executive roles at MicroFinancial/TimePayment, Deutsche Financial Services, AT&T Capital and Signal Capital.


Posts by James Jackson

M&A Activity To Pick Up In Second Half Following Covid-19-Triggered Slowdown

As I drafted last year’s M&A article for Monitor in February 2020, I anticipated that it would be a banner year for merger and acquisition activity in our industry. At the time, we were enjoying a strong economy driven by... read more

Strong Intrest in M&A Activity Continues as Japanese Investment Remains Active

2019 marked another active year of mergers and acquisitions for the equipment leasing and finance industry. The Alta Group anticipates that these trends will continue throughout 2020, as buyers look for opportunities to put capital to work and the number... read more