EVP, Finance & Strategy and CFO
John Chaparro joined Angel Medical Systems in October 2020 as our EVP, Finance & Strategy and CFO. John has an over 30-year background in Investment Banking across
medical technology, healthcare services, and software, most recently with Oaklins D+P in New York and, from 1998 to 2014, served as a Managing Director and Co-Head of M&A Advisory Services for Brown Brothers Harriman & Co.
Over his career he has played a key role in advising on industry transforming capital and M&A transactions representing in excess of $6 billion in value and was especially active in the medical technology device industry and healthcare informatics sectors globally. As an active venture investor, John has served as interim and full time CEO, COO and CFO for six venture-backed enterprises including Physix, Inc (GE Medical), SRG Holdings (Granger) and Inertia Systems, Inc. (Signia Partners).
Early in his career, John worked in venture and growth equity at Canaan Partners and as a corporate attorney in the Silicon Valley offices of Brobeck, Phleger & Harrison, representing notable med-tech venture pioneers such as Pitch Johnson. John holds a joint JD/MBA from Stanford University’s Law School and Graduate School of Business and a BS/BA in Economics & Political Science, cum laude, from the Revelle College at the University of California San Diego.