John is currently a managing director for Ernst & Young Capital Advisors LLC, Ernst & Young’s broker-dealer subsidiary, where he focuses on origination and execution of capital raising and advisory transactions. John joined Ernst & Young in 2010 and helped found the firm’s investment banking effort. Prior to joining EYCA, John was a Director in Bank of America Merrill Lynch’s Restructuring Advisory group and also served as a Director in the Strategic Capital group. Prior to business school, John worked in mutual fund administration for NationsBanc Advisors. John and his wife Meredith (UNC B.A. ’95 and MBA ’00) have three children and reside in Charlotte, North Carolina. He has a JD/MBA from Kenan-Flagler and the University of North Carolina School of Law and a B.A. from Davidson College.