Joe Abbott
Chief Financial Officer
Joe joined HMH from Morgan Stanley where he was an investment banker in the Global Media and Communications Group and led the firm’s advisory of clients in the education content and information services sectors. He has been involved in many of the most important transactions within the education sector over the last decade and brings a diverse combination of strategic, financial, and investor relations expertise. Prior to Morgan Stanley, Joe served as an officer in the United States Navy where he held leadership roles aboard a ballistic missile submarine and as an assistant professor of Naval Science at Northwestern University. He received his Master of Business Administration from the Kellogg School of Management and a Bachelor of Science from the United States Naval Academy.
Joe joined HMH from Morgan Stanley where he was an investment banker in the Global Media and Communications Group and led the firm’s advisory of clients in the education content and information services sectors. He has been involved in many of the most important transactions within the education sector over the last decade and brings a diverse combination of strategic, financial, and investor relations expertise. Prior to Morgan Stanley, Joe served as an officer in the United States Navy where he held leadership roles aboard a ballistic missile submarine and as an assistant professor of Naval Science at Northwestern University. He received his Master of Business Administration from the Kellogg School of Management and a Bachelor of Science from the United States Naval Academy.