John joined Windjammer in 2001 from Robertson Stephens, a full service investment bank targeting growth-oriented companies. While at Robertson, John worked in the Private Capital Markets Group, raising late-stage venture capital for companies involved in the technology, communication, business services, consumer and retail sectors. Prior to Robertson, John was with BankBoston’s Commercial Lending and Leveraged Finance Divisions for six years, structuring and executing senior and subordinated debt transactions for middle-market companies in the transportation, energy, industry and technology sectors. At Windjammer, John is responsible for sourcing and evaluating investment opportunities, performing due diligence, structuring, negotiating and closing transactions, and monitoring portfolio company performance. John currently serves on the boards of Heritage Food Service Group, Global Claims Services and Engineered Controls International. He was formerly on the boards of McKenzie Sports Products, Schutt Holdings, S.T. Specialty Foods, and Rotex Holdings. John received his BA from Harvard University and holds the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation. He is located in the Firm’s Waltham office.