John Barker is a Senior Adviser to Stonehaven. He is also Chairman of Mid-Market Capital and a Director of the Alan Turing Institute, Corporate Development Board, which is the national institute for data science and artificial intelligence.
Previously, John sat on the Development Board of the Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences, Cambridge University and was Chairman of Augmentum, a leading executive search firm, and remained in this role following its acquisition in 2013, when it became CTPartners Augmentum.
John has made his career in M&A and corporate finance, principally at Dresdner Kleinwort Benson, latterly as Global Head of the Electronics and Engineering sectors. He founded Mid-Market Capital in 2001.
John is an Honorary Fellow of the Alan Turing Institute.