John Bargelletti works in New York City for George Weiss Associates, LLC, where he and is responsible for the firm's equity investments in European financial companies. With a 38-year history, George Weiss Associates is one of the longest standing "multi-strategy" hedge funds in the investment industry. John has worked in investment management since 1997 having previously worked in London for Cazenove & Co, as well as in Montreal at the Caisse de Depot et Placement du Quebec and at Natcan.
John is a McGill Alumnus as he obtained his undergraduate honours degree in Political Science and Economics in 1995. Subsequently, he attended the London School of Economics and Political Science where he read Economics and obtained an M.Sc. in European Studies within the department of Economics in 1996. John's Master's thesis was on the regulation of the financial industry within the EU's newly emerging financial regulatory framework.