John joined Alcentra in January 2012 and is Executive Director and Portfolio Specialist, based in Hong Kong. John has responsibility for business development for the Asia Pacific region. He was formerly in a similar role, based out of Singapore. Prior to that, he was head of Alcentra Product Management and Investor Relations for the US, based in New York City.
Prior to joining Alcentra, John spent two years at Toussaint Capital Partners working in investment grade Debt Capital Markets on the syndicate team, focusing on institutional distribution. During his time with Toussaint, he also worked on the Fixed Income Sales & Trading desk, covering rates, agencies, money markets, and structured products.
John started his career in the Institutional Sales division of Merrill Lynch in New York, where he spent two years focusing on relationship management, cross-product marketing, and corporate strategy.
John graduated from Wesleyan University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics.