John joins the team from Technology Crossover Ventures (TCV) and similarly brings a strong foundation of investment and education experience to the Owl team. As an Analyst at TCV, John evaluated hundreds of deals in EdTech and other industries including sourcing TCV’s first EdTech buyout. John also spent 2.5 years at KEC Ventures where he was an integral member of the investment team and supported 14 portfolio companies as a board observer. John began his career at the New York Stem Cell Foundation where he developed software used to analyze and select cell sample donors using genetic characteristics. In addition to his professional commitments, John served as a volunteer Associate for Kaplan’s TechStars EdTech incubator program where he supported education technology entrepreneurs launching seed stage companies. John received a B.Sc in Engineering Sciences from Harvard University in 2014.