Founding Managing Partner
John Lepore joined Basso Capital in 1998. He co-manages the U.S. research and trading desk, and he is a member of the Investment Committee.
Previously, John was a convertible securities institutional salesperson with Forum Capital Markets. During his tenure at Forum, he also served as Director of Research. Prior to that, he traded North American convertible securities at McMahan Securities where he also served as Director of Research.
John received a B.A. in Economics from Holy Cross and earned an M.B.A. from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. In addition, he is a Chartered Financial Analyst.