John brought to CMT over 25 years of experience as an investment banker, strategy and management consultant, and operating executive. John serves as managing partner for LedgeRock Advisors. Earlier in his career, he was an Executive Vice President and Head of Capital Markets at Auerbach, Pollak & Richardson. He served as Executive Vice President, Director of the Equity Group, and a member of the Board of Directors at Wheat First Butcher Singer, a regional investment banking firm. He led the investment banking and equity capital markets businesses until Wheat First was sold to First Union Bank. John spent over ten years as Chief Executive Officer for Whitehall Consulting Group, a management consulting firm that focused on leading transformational change for clients in the financial services sector. John attended Columbia University.