John has worked with Blackford for over two years on the Deal Execution Team, focusing on financial modeling and analysis, due diligence, and raising capital to complete acquisitions.
John Gutmann is an Analyst on the Deal Team at Blackford Capital. He supports sourcing and closing deals through his involvement in the firm’s deal outreach and sourcing activities, preparing mandates for acquisitions, financial modeling and analysis, internal and third-party due diligence management, and capital raises.
John graduated from Grand Valley State University in December 2021 with a BBA in Finance and Accounting. Prior to joining Blackford’s Deal Team in January 2021, he previously worked in Financial Reporting at Masco Corporation and in Blackford’s Tax department.