John Maxwell joined Aquestive in January 2017. Prior to joining Aquestive, Mr. Maxwell held senior financial roles at WIL Research, InfoNXX, PanAmSat, ADP and General Signal. He started his career at Ernst & Young, serving in the Dallas, New York and Stamford offices. Since 2000, Mr. Maxwell has helped lead the successful strategic sale transactions by the private equity sponsors of WIL Research in early 2016 to Charles River Labs and PanAmSat in mid-2006 to Intelsat. Mr. Maxwell also helped lead the NYSE IPO of PanAmSat in 2005 and multiple public and private debt transactions for WIL Research, InfoNXX and PanAmSat. Mr. Maxwell is a Certified Public Accountant, and holds a BBA in Accounting from Texas Tech University and a MBA in Finance/International Business from New York University Stern School of Business.