John is an experienced investment management professional and entrepreneur with more than 25 years’ experience as an analyst, portfolio manager and senior executive at some of the preeminent global asset management firms. Prior to founding IGP, John was Managing Director of Research for Fidelity Investments, where he was responsible for the strategic direction and priorities of Fidelity research. John was directly responsible for the performance of the following research teams.: core technology, real estate, diversified analysts, international small cap and India. Prior to Fidelity, John was Senior Equity Analyst, Director of Research, and head of consumer research for Pioneer Investments. He outperformed the market by 300 bps over his two years managing Pioneer’s the flagship research fund. John was also a portfolio manager at Montgomery Asset Management with a focus in Asia and global consumer investments. Prior to this, John was a senior global equity analyst at Sanford C. Bernstein for 6 years where he researched and invested in the global retail and transportation sectors.
Since 2009, John has been focused on starting, and investing in new ventures. To date he has founded, Cellucomp, Longbridge Financial, Education Funding Partners, Common Wealth and most recently Infusion Global Partners. John holds a Bachelor of Arts from Colgate University and a Masters in International Affairs from Columbia University with concentration in Finance and East Asian Affairs. John is fluent in Japanese and grew up in Toronto, Canada.