College of Business
Corporate & Executive Education

James McKneight

Faculty Partner

Areas of Expertise

  • Mergers & Acquisitions  
  • Contract Negotiations 
  • Entrepreneurial Finance 
  • High Growth Companies 
  • Leadership Taxation

Jim is a successful entrepreneur with extensive experience in business management, capital transactions, and taxation. In three CFO position, he successfully managed high-growth companies in the healthcare, transportation, manufacturing, and retail industries.

Jim began his career at Ernst & Young, where he provided tax and business consulting services to a variety of publicly held companies. He is a Certified Public Accountant and an honors graduate from Purdue University School of Management. He also received a law degree from Indiana University School of Law, Indianapolis. Jim is currently serving as an instructor at Butler University where he teaches experiential business classes, business law, and entrepreneurial finance