John Hallal has a track record of success in entrepreneurship, mergers and acquisitions (M&A) and in operating and advising emerging growth companies.
Through his company, Network Blue, John advises middle market companies in various forms of M&A transactions. The firm focuses on the healthcare and technology sectors and employs a multidisciplinary approach to execute every aspect of a transaction. This includes financial advisory, negotiations, due diligence and legal guidance for sellers and purchasers.
John has been involved in several entrepreneurial endeavors, including helping restart a medical device manufacturer and distributor located in Arizona, co-founding a durable medical equipment supply company in Massachusetts and, most recently, launching and operating a cannabis products company located in Northern, California.
As an Adjunct Professor at Babson College F.W. Olin Graduate School of Business, John teaches M&A for Entrepreneurs. John also serves as a Mentor in Babson's Launch Pad, advising start-up businesses on structure, operation plans, sales, and fundraising.
Education: Bucknell University (1987) B.A. Boston College Law School (1991) Juris Doctor