John Geis

Principal, Private Capital

About John

John serves as Principal of Cresset Partners where he leads the firm’s private investment activities in healthcare and wellness. He also covers the food and beverage industry. Prior to joining Cresset, John served as general manager of Medline Industries, which is the largest privately held manufacturer and distributor of medical supplies in North America. John began his career in the investment banking group of BMO Capital Markets and later worked at Sterling Partners.

John received his MBA from Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management and holds a B.S. from Babson College. John is a member of the Advisory Board for the Yale University School of Medicine’s Center for Digital Health & Innovation (CDHI) initiative focused on the increasingly crucial intersection of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion with Digital Health, Medicine & Therapeutics. He currently resides in the Wicker Park neighborhood of Chicago with his wife Sarah and two children. John and his wife are dedicated supporters of several Chicago-focused education non-profits, including OneGoal.