John has held a variety of senior posts in the investment banking, insurance and asset management sectors.
He qualified as a Chartered Accountant with KPMG before moving to UBS, and then took the role of Managing Director at Dresdner Bank, London in 1998.
was part of the private equity group that acquired Pearl Group Limited in December 2004 and held a number of senior directorial posts in that business.
Whilst at Pearl Group John founded Axial Investment Management Limited
which managed in excess of £4bln of insurance company and pension fund assets.
John held the positions of CEO, CIO and CFO at various times within Axial.
has over 15 years' experience in fixed income markets, equity markets, hedge funds and private equity.