John founded the Growth Equity style in 1983. He is responsible for stock research and selection, portfolio management, client service and communication. He is an officer of the company and a member of the firm’s Managing Principals Group.
John brought the Growth Equity style to Peregrine in 1987 from Norwest Bank Minnesota, N.A., (now Wells Fargo Bank Minnesota, N.A.) where he managed the style as well as the Equity Advisors Group and was also Chief Investment Strategist. He joined Norwest Bank Minnesota, N.A. as an analyst in 1968, upon graduation from the University of Minnesota.
John is a member of the CFA Institute.