John Buck

Vice President

About John

My Hobbies: Running, Travel, Live Music

My Fun Fact: I started learning to play guitar in 2020

My Favorite Sports Team: New Orleans Saints

John joined Catalyst in 2020 and is responsible for deal origination through writing research reports, formulating investment strategies, and conducting company outreach. In addition to deal sourcing, he supports the deal team on target company due diligence, transaction execution, and portfolio management.

Prior to joining Catalyst, John was an investment banking associate at GCA Advisors, where he worked on M&A and private financing transactions in software, digital media, financial technology, and tech-enabled services.

John graduated from the University of Pennsylvania, summa cum laude, with a B.A. in Economics.