Haywood Miller

Photo of Haywood MillerEmail at: hmiller@advisoryassoc.com
Position: Vice President, Managing Director
Office Phone: 703.442.5310
Office Fax: 703.893.5289

Professional Experience

Haywood Miller is a Managing Director and Vice President of Advisory Associates, Inc. Haywood joined Advisory in 2007, bringing more than 20 years of investment, M&A and workout experience.

After working as a corporate lawyer with the Venable Firm, Haywood was the Executive Vice President in a portfolio management and investment role with Jupiter National, Inc. (AMEX: JPI), a venture capital investing Business Development Company. While at Jupiter, Haywood managed a portfolio of more than 50 investments and sourced and executed more than 10 transactions in industries as diverse as biotech, software, business services, healthcare and manufacturing.

Later, he was a co-founder and Executive Vice President with Arguss Communications, Inc. (NYSE: ACX), a telecommunication infrastructure business with more than $270 million in sales. While at Arguss, Haywood sourced and executed more than 15 transactions. After structuring and closing a share exchange between Arguss with Dycom Industries, Inc. (NYSE: DY), Haywood co-founded and was Executive Vice President of Argan, Inc. (NASDAQ:OTC: AGAX), a manufacturer and marketer of nutraceutical products.

Mr. Miller most recently worked as a Principal with MCG Capital Corporation (NASDAQ: MCGC), a publicly traded Business Development Company with assets of more than $1.2 billion. While at MCG he had business development and portfolio management responsibilities.

Industry Experience

Mr. Miller has invested and operated companies in a broad range of industries. As a portfolio manager for business development companies, he has a broad network of equity and debt financing sources. As an M&A executive for acquisitive public companies in the telecommunications infrastructure industry, he has specialized in structuring complex financial transactions for entrepreneurial growth companies.


Mr. Miller has an A.B. in Government from Harvard University and a J.D./M.B.A. from the University of Maryland. He was a Captain of the Harvard lacrosse team where he was a three-time All-American and a current member of the Harvard Athletic Hall of Fame.