John focuses on the development of institutional client and consultant relationships and works with other members of the Investor Relations Team to serve the needs of Adams Street Partners’ clients.
Before joining the firm, he was with Credit Suisse Asset Management (CSAM) as Managing Director and Global Head of Single Strategy Hedge Funds. In his initial role with CSAM, he was Head of European Institutional Distribution, responsible for relationship management and distribution activity for all asset management institutional clients in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa.
Prior to CSAM, John was the President of Lehman Brothers Alternative Investment Management. In this role he built and directed a global distribution team for hedge fund, fund of fund, and commodity-related asset management products.
Previous roles include senior distribution positions with UBS O’Connor in Hong Kong, Tokyo, and London, and positions with Merrill Lynch in Singapore, Tokyo, and London within the Foreign Exchange and Fixed Income Sales area.
John is a member of Adams Street’s Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) Committee.