John is the President and Chief Financial Officer at Cirrus Secure. A serial entrepreneur, John has successfully built multiple companies across a variety of industries, including financial services and manufacturing. This diverse experience provides John unique insight as Cirrus grows to meet the desire of bankers to serve both themselves and their clients well. Having implemented CGMP at a manufacturing plant he helped build, John understands the value of process definition, as well as the tools necessary for an organization to scale. A true innovator, John gets especially excited about solving societal problems that address unmet needs and the opportunity to be a hero to those that need it most.
John received the CFA designation in 2007 as he launched his first company, DeMoss Capital, which he successfully exited in 2015. John has served on numerous nonprofit boards, earned a commercial helicopter license, raced motorcycles, done competitive CrossFit, and enjoys learning to rope cattle in his spare time. A proud husband of a beautiful wife and three lovely children, John is grateful for life and the opportunity to meet customers, investors, and new team members as Cirrus does its thing.