John joined Morgenthaler as a Partner in 1990. With his extensive background in both private and public market transactions, John focuses exclusively on management buyout investment opportunities, including both recapitalizations and leveraged build-ups. He has successfully participated in a number of buy-and-build situations. From 1986 until 1990, John managed MBO activity for the Pitcairn Financial Management Group as Senior Vice President. Previously, he was with Raymark for six years as Vice President of Finance, with Carborundum for eight years in corporate finance and operations management, and with IBM for five years in product management and planning. He received a BS from Youngstown State University in 1966 and an MBA from Loyola of Maryland in 1980.
Youngstown State University (B.S. in Finance), Loyola University (M.B.A.)
- Polytek Development Corp.