John has over two decades of experience as a growth-oriented technology investor and board member with a focus on SaaS, tech-enabled information and business services, and financial technology.
John currently serves on the boards of Unily and Exclaimer.
Before founding Farview, John spent 18 years at TCV – a provider of capital to growth-stage private and public companies in the technology industry. Originally based in Silicon Valley, John moved to London in 2012 to establish and lead TCV’s European investment team.
As a General Partner, John either led or actively participated in TCV’s investments in Believe Music Group (Euronext:BLV), TastyTrade (acquired by IG Group), World Remit, Retail Merchant Services (acquired by SaltPay), NewVoiceMedia (acquired by Vonage), Spotify (NYSE: SPOT), brillen.de and Perfecto Mobile (acquired by Perforce).
John started his career as an investment banking analyst at Robertson Stephens in San Francisco with a short detour at an ecommerce business called Della.com, then joining TCV in 2000.
John received a BA in Economics from Princeton University.