John Redfern, B.SC, LL.B, MBA

Technology Licensing & Partnerships

After an international career straddling oil co’s (Director – Hess) and oil service co’s (President – IHS / Accumap), John has run his own consulting businesses for the last 16 years. In these roles, John has become an expert investor, adviser and company broker in the data analytics, oil service and energy tech verticals. Specialties include team building, commercial strategy, negotiations, alliancing, M&A and private equity. Specialized in start-ups, turnaround situations and industries undergoing rapid change. John is based in Los Angeles and Shenzhen and holds Eng. Physics (Queen’s), Law (McGill) and Business degrees (INSEAD).