On Wednesday, January 31, at 7:00pm in DMSB 111 we will be hosting John Jonson, a managing director at Lyrical Partners. The firm began as a family office and now has two divisions: a 'long only' investment portfolio (more info here) and venture capital investments (more info here). Before Lyrical, John was a managing principal and co-founding partner of Capricorn Investment Group, originally the single family office for Jeff Skoll. He served as Capricorn’s Chief Operating Officer from 2004 to 2010 and from 2010 to 2013 directed strategic business development for Capricorn and its affiliates. Prior to Capricorn, Jonson was CFO and partner at Sanderling Ventures, a biomedical venture capital firm with over $1 billion under management.
John Jonson is a 1992 alumnus of the Darla Moore School of Business’ MIBS program in the Japanese track (https://www.linkedin.com/in/john-jonson-967a27a/). He has served on the School’s Business Partnership Foundation Board of Trustees since 2009.
Dress is business casual.