He is responsible for screening, evaluating, and executing potential Cathay Innovation investments, as well as post-investment monitoring.
Prior to joining Cathay Innovation, Jon was a Business Analyst at McKinsey, where he worked in the Private Equity and Principal Investigators and Aerospace and Defense practices with a functional focus on strategy & corporate finance. Prior to McKinsey, he was a Venture Analyst at FedTech, a venture builder partnering with government and industry to commercialize deep tech innovations. Jon started his career as a Materials Engineer in the U.S. Department of Defense at the Naval Surface Warfare Center – Carderock Division (NSWCCD), where he focused on material design and supply chain qualification and evaluation.
Jon graduated from Case Western Reserve University with a B.S. in Materials Science and Engineering and M.S. in Finance.