John shares responsibility for the general management and strategic direction of Portman Holdings. Additionally, he focuses on pre-development and capital markets arenas for Portman, which includes sourcing, underwriting, capitalizing, and structuring new opportunities for Portman in the US.
John’s association with Portman Holdings began in the early 2000s, when he worked as an analyst on domestic developments. He left Portman to work with KPMG’s Corporate Finance Group in Mumbai, focusing on mergers and acquisitions as well as raising equity and performing valuation assessments in real estate, aviation, and FMCG industries.
John sits on the Board of Atlanta Downtown Improvement District (ADID). He graduated cum laude from Harvard College, and earned a master’s degree with honors and distinction from Cardiff University, United Kingdom. Additionally, John has a Master’s in Business Administration with a concentration in Finance from the Goizueta Business School at Emory University.