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September 13 - 14, 2022
The Westin New York Time SquareNew York

John Crocker
at Senior Advisor


John advised NovaQuest Capital Management from its establishment in 2010, when the team spun out of IQVIA. The private equity platform specializes in product financing alongside life sciences companies promoting the development and growth of next generation biopharmaceuticals.

Previously John was Head of Business Development at 57 Stars. John has had an extensive career in alternative investments.  He was a fiduciary and partner at both Donaldson Lufkin & Jenrette Asset Management (“DLJ”) and Capital Z Investment Partners, deploying significant amounts of capital across geographies, investment strategies and sectors.  He has also been an intermediary raising capital for financial sponsors at Citibank and Atlantic Pacific Capital, among others.  He started his career in management consulting at Bain & Company and his financial career in investment banking at DLJ.

John holds an A.B. in General Studies from Harvard College where he majored in Economics and was a varsity oarsman. He received an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.

Agenda Sessions

  • Chair's welcome address

  • SPACs and the exit market – how is it evolving?