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John Massad


Managing Director
Highbridge Capital Management (New York, NY)


Mr. John A. Massad serves as Managing Director at Highbridge Capital Management and is based in New York.  Previously, he served as Director of Client and Partner Group at Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. (KKR). Mr. Massad joined KKR in 2011 and was a member of the Client and Partner Group, serving as the product specialist for the KKR equity strategies team. Prior to joining KKR, Mr. Massad worked at Caxton Associates, where he was responsible for leading the capital raising and client service efforts for the firm’s long/short equity and long-only equity investment strategies. Mr. Massad served as Managing Director of Blackrock Inc. Previously he held positions at BlackRock Financial Management and J.P. Morgan Securities, Inc.


John holds a B.S.E. from Princeton University and an M.B.A. from Cornell University.