John joined FLG in 2008 and serves on the Firm’s Management Committee. John has more than 25 years of senior financial and operational management experience for international technology companies. His expertise includes venture and debt financing, IPOs, SEC compliance, investor relations, mergers & acquisitions, information systems and international issues. He has worked in a variety of industries including software, semiconductors, systems and telecommunications.
Over the course of his career he has managed finance, accounting, treasury, investor relations, legal, HR, and facilities functions. He has successfully helped grow two early-stage ventures to profitable $100+million businesses and successful IPOs.
Prior to joining FLG, John was the Chief Financial Officer for ShoreTel Inc. (NASDAQ: SHOR), a leading provider of IP unified communications systems. Prior to that he served as CFO for Actionpoint, Inc. and Cornerstone Imaging, and Vice President of Finance for Faraday Electronics and ECS Microsystems.
John received a BS in Engineering from Tufts University and a MBA from University of Massachusetts.