John has been associated with Next Capital since January 2009 and is a senior adviser to the Funds.
John has over 18 years’ experience in private equity, corporate finance and strategy advisory. He previously managed a private investment portfolio, was a principal of Poynton and Partners and GEM Consulting (corporate finance, private equity advisory and strategy), consultant with McKinsey & Company (strategy), analyst with Macquarie Bank (private equity) and engineer officer with the New Zealand Army and United Nations. John has served on a range of boards including investee companies, a private investment company, CSIRO Commercialisation Executive (technology commercialisation), Arcadia Funds Management (property) and St Joseph’s College Foundation.
BA (UNSW, Duntroon), MBA (AGSM, Distinction), DipAppEng, MAICD