First Business Financial Services
John J. Harris was elected as a Director of First Business Financial Services, Inc. in January 2012 and is a member of the Audit Committee. Mr. Harris is a senior financial services executive from the Greater Chicago Area with over 25 years of experience providing financial advisory services to senior managements, boards and special committees of publicly traded companies. He has extensive experience with mergers and acquisitions and has done significant work advising clients on capital formation and execution of public capital raises.
Harris was Managing Director of the Investment Banking Financial Institutions Group at Stifel Nicolaus Weisel from June 2007 to September 2010, Managing Director of the Investment Banking Financial Institutions Group at Piper Jaffray & Co. from February 2005 to March 2007 and he held senior banking positions at William Blair & Co., LLC and ABN Amro/The Chicago Corporation prior to that.