John is a Senior Partner and Managing Director of Landmark Ventures’ Technology Investment Banking practice. He focuses on providing M&A, private placement, and strategic advisory services to growth-stage private and public companies across the technology, digital media, software, and technology-enabled services markets. John leverages extensive relationships across the corporate, PE, and VC communities, with a significant cross border focus spanning US, Canada, Europe, Asia, and Israel. In his twenty-three-year career, John has successfully closed 75+ transactions with transaction value exceeding $6 Billion.
Prior to joining Landmark, John was a Senior VP with Jefferies & Company, Inc., a leading global, full-service investment bank targeting middle-market and growth-oriented companies. At Jefferies, he focused on M&A and Capital Markets transactions within the technology sectors, including lead coverage responsibility in the hardware, semiconductor/components, and communications segments. John joined Jefferies as a VP from Broadview International, a leading technology M&A advisor, which was acquired by Jefferies on December 2003. Prior to Broadview, John was a Senior Associate with Robertson Stephens, focused on technology M&A, private placements and public equity transactions. John started his career with PwC Securities, providing M&A and private placement services to companies across the technology, industrial, and consumer markets.
John graduated from Brown University, with a BA in Business Economics. He is an avid hockey player, golfer, skier and enjoys traveling, cooking and many outdoor activities with his family & friends.