John Wimsatt

Strategic Advisor

John Wimsatt joined ECN in 2016 and is currently a strategic advisor. John was previously the Chief Investment Officer and head of corporate development and investor relations. Mr. Wimsatt spent more than 20 years as a principal investor across debt and equity securities, focusing on the North American financial services industry. He acted as a Managing Director and Portfolio Manager with Franklin Mutual Advisors, KBW Asset Management, and Nomura Asset Management and as a Senior Securities Analyst with Levin Capital Strategies and FBR Asset Management. He began his career as an investment research analyst with Friedman, Billings, Ramsey & Co. focused on North American banks and consumer and commercial finance companies. Mr. Wimsatt received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Fairleigh Dickenson University.