Harris Williams' Aerospace, Defense & Government Services (ADG) Group combines deep industry knowledge and relationships with the best M&A advisory services in the middle market. As a pure-play advisor with no conflicts of interest, our ADG Group offers differentiated strategic advice and seamless execution to a global base of leading aerospace, defense, and government services clients.

The Group’s breadth of transactional, operational, and technical expertise enables our bankers to understand broad ADG market drivers as well as the distinct dynamics and trends that create opportunities for companies in a variety of specialized sub-sectors. We are committed to providing the industry with best-in-class service and relentlessly and creatively applying our expertise to generate superior transaction outcomes for each of our clients.

Key Focus Areas


Aerospace Technology & Products

  • Proprietary Content
  • Software
  • Advanced Materials
  • Specialty Manufacturing

Harris Williams Aerospace Industry Sector Focus

Aviation Services

  • Aftermarket Services
  • Supply Chain / Distribution
  • Fixed Based Operators
  • Outsourced Services



  • Systems & Sub-systems
  • Defense Electronics


Government Services

  • Technical Services
  • Technology Services