Associate | Transaction & Startup Support
John is currently Joint Venture Partner at Hencorp Becstone Capital, a financial services firm specializing in the Central American and the Caribbean markets, for mergers and acquisitions advisory services. Most recently John has acted as Managing Director at the Miami braches of Citigroup Investment Banking, Scepter Capital and Huron Consulting Group.
As an experienced director with fluency in Spanish and Korean, John has led local and foreign mergers & acquisitions in Latin America, Spain and the Caribbean, with particular focus on the privatization and sale of power utilities, oil and gas, telecommunications and insurance companies. His professional achievements as an advisor have included the acquisition of the largest Panamanian insurance company by Caribbean insurance group Guardian Holdings and privatisation of one of the largest Brazilian power Distributors, CPFL. More recently he has led investment banking for Central America, the Caribbean and Andean countries at Citigroup where he coordinated in country client relationships with US based product capabilities and managed acquisition financing and equity capital raising.
Education & Qualifications
BA Economics – Davidson College
MBA – Harvard Business School
Location: United States