John is a managing partner at Oaklins Cavendish, one of Oaklins’ member firms in the UK, and co-leads Oaklins’ legaltech team. He has 19 years of corporate finance experience and an outstanding deal completion track record within the technology and tech-enabled business services sectors, having successfully completed over 50 transactions. John has been involved in advising clients across a variety of segments, including internet and media, application software, SaaS, infrastructure software, online gaming, IT security, storage and tech-enabled services, involving M&A (sell-side and buy-side), LBOs, public takeovers, public-to-private and fundraisings.
John graduated with a degree in economics from the University of London in 2000. He started his career in the technology M&A division of DC Advisory (formerly Close Brothers) and subsequently Strata Technology Partners before moving to Oaklins Cavendish in 2008.