TitleCompany:Director, U.S. Innovation, American Tower Corporation, USA
Bio:Mr. Ghirardelli is currently the Director of U.S. Innovation at American Tower Corporation, where he is responsible for identifying, evaluating, and executing new products, services, and solutions across the digital infrastructure landscape to drive incremental revenue and growth opportunities. Prior to this role, John served as the Director of Strategic Real Estate & Asset Strategy and was the inaugural participant in the American Tower Leadership Development Program.
Prior to joining ATC, John worked at Koch Equity Development, the investment and acquisition subsidiary of Koch Industries and Peterson Partners LP, an independent investment management firm with assets under management across a variety of alternative asset classes. Previously, Mr. Ghirardelli was an Associate with TowerBrook Capital Partners where he was actively involved in investment sourcing, structuring, diligence, and deal execution and monitoring of portfolio companies, as well as fundraising. Prior to joining TowerBrook, John was a member of the Investment Banking Division at Merrill Lynch & Co., executing capital markets, leveraged buyouts, and M&A transactions. John received his B.S. in Finance and Accounting from Georgetown University and his M.B.A. from the MIT Sloan School of Management.