John joined AMRI in April 2019. Before joining AMRI, John was senior vice president of corporate development and strategy at Lonza, where he was a global leader for M&A, strategy and the Capsugel integration.
Prior to that, he was head of corporate development and strategy for KKR-owned Capsugel, where he was a key leader in transforming the company to a specialty CDMO and enabling its sale to Lonza in 2017. Before joining Capsugel, John was a senior vice president of corporate development and strategy at Cardinal Health, a diversified Fortune 20 healthcare products and services company.
A former captain and air cavalry helicopter pilot in the U.S. Army, John is a decorated veteran of Operations Desert Shield and Desert Storm. He graduated from the United States Military Academy at West Point with a B.S. in Aerospace Engineering and holds an MBA from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Sloan School of Management.