At Council Capital, John’s responsibilities include portfolio company support and fund operations. His role with Council Capital has evolved over time since joining in 2008, and he is currently serving as CFO of portfolio company EspriGas. Prior to joining Council Capital, John worked in the Health Care Investment Banking Group at Raymond James in Nashville. At Raymond James, he was active in buy- and sell-side M&A advisory, as well as private placements and public equity offerings, playing key roles on 10 advisory engagements with an aggregate value of approximately $3.7 billion. John graduated from Vanderbilt University with a BS in economics and engineering science and minors in corporate strategy, financial economics and management of technology.