John Fletcher has helped Back Bay Group over more than a decade on numerous projects both as a consultant and as a principal investor. John serves as the CEO of Fletcher Spaght Inc., (www.fletcherspaght.com) a management consulting firm he founded to provide strategy and financing assistance to new companies. John is also a Founding Partner of Fletcher Spaght Ventures, the firm’s venture capital fund. Prior to launching FSI in 1983, John was a Senior Manager at The Boston Consulting Group, managing client relationships in healthcare and high technology companies. Previously, John was a Ph.D. candidate and instructor in International Business at the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania. Prior to Wharton, John was a Captain and jet pilot in the U.S. Air Force.
John holds an MA in Finance from the Wharton School, an MBA from Southern Illinois University, and a BA from George Washington University. John is a current or past board member for many companies, including Axcelis, AutoImmune, GlycoFi, NMT Medical, Quick Study Radiology, Spectranetics and Panacos Pharmaceuticals. John also serves on the Board of Overseers and Cardiology Council of Children’s Hospital of Boston, the Board of Advisors of the Boston University Photonics Center, the Whitehead Institute at MIT, the Thayer School of Engineering at Dartmouth College, and the School of Government and Business at George Washington University.