John Mathis


Drawing on his more than 20 years of experience on Wall Street and in management consulting, John leads Harbor View’s Catalyst for Corporate Development practice. In that role, he helps clients fuel growth through acquired innovation. His perspective and guidance are all rooted in deep transactional experience and industry knowledge.

Prior to founding Harbor View, John was a vice president in the Technology Research Group at Goldman Sachs in New York. His research spanned companies with a total market capitalization of $100 billion across five industries, including payment processing, financial services, travel services, business process outsourcing and business intelligence.

John‘s experience includes working on the buy side, as a partner at Camelot Capital, a hedge fund with targeted investments in public and private software and services companies. He was also a principal for A.T. Kearney in Chicago where he managed global consulting engagements around the world. John received a Bachelor of Arts degree from DePauw University and a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from The University of Chicago.

Outside of Harbor View, John is an Ironman, part-time triathlete and a father of three.

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