Head of Institutional Equities
John Spencer joined Jarden as a foundation leader in Australia after 22 years in markets across equity research, sales, equity capital markets and investment banking. He was most recently a Managing Director at UBS Australia heading ECM syndicate for ANZ where he syndicated more than 150 transactions representing $55bn over the last 5 years.
John previously headed UBS’s equity sales desk in Sydney, was a top-rated salesperson and was part of the team that established UBS’s market-leading institutional block trading desk in 2016. John started his career in equity research at CSFB where he worked in a valuation group before roles at ABN Amro and Merrill Lynch as a sector analyst across Real Estate and Developers & Contractors.
John holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the Australian National University (Accounting & Finance) and a Master of Commerce (Finance) from the University of Sydney.