John Hopmans

John Hopmans was appointed Executive Vice President, Mergers and Acquisitions and Strategic Finance in April 2008. He oversees the company’s merger and acquisition activities and focuses on strategic finance options as the company continues to develop additional revenue streams around its core business of live music.

John, a 20-year veteran of the banking and finance community, previously served as Managing Director, Industry Head, Private Equity at Scotia Capital in New York, where he led a team of professionals with national coverage responsibility for U.S. financial buyers, as well as Managing Director, Industry Head, Diversified Industries where he led a regional coverage team and Senior Relationship Manager, Real Estate Banking heading Scotia Capital’s real estate workout team in New York.