John White is Founder and Chief Investment Officer of Calibrate Partners, where he manages the firm’s recently launched hedge fund.
John created Calibrate Partners after retiring from his role as Partner and Hedge Fund manager at GLG Partners, where he founded the award winning “Alpha Select Hedge Fund,” (Euro Hedge Long/Short Fund winner 2009). Prior to this, John was Head of the European Equity Proprietary Trading division at Morgan Stanley and formerly an Equity Derivatives Trader at UBS.
In addition, John is a director at Deep Science Ventures (DSV) where he invests in early-stage company formation across energy, agriculture, health, and computation sectors.
In 2017 John completed a TRIUM Executive MBA at the London School of Economics, NYU Stern School of Business, and HEC School of Management.
In his spare time, John is a keen golfer and supporter of charities including the British Heart Foundation and Help for Heroes. John is also passionate about helping children through divorce and has previously campaigned before the House of Lords to recognise Parental Alienation.