John Ong is a Managing Director with Kidron Capital Advisors LLC. John has over 30 years of experience in international banking, including 7 years in Corporate Finance and Equity Capital Markets focused on the Energy/Offshore and Shipping sectors, 10 years in High Yield & Leveraged Finance, 8 years in European Debt Capital Markets and 9 years in Emerging Markets. During his career John has had substantial experience in all major investment banking activities & markets including M&A, restructuring, equity & debt private placements, IPOs, follow-on equity offerings, High Yield bonds, investment grade bonds, syndicated loans and project finance. He has managed teams in London, New York and Hong Kong and has completed deals with clients from over 25 countries. John is based in New York since 2003 after having spent 12 years in London, 4 years in Istanbul, Turkey and 2 years in Cairo, Egypt, and he holds a BA in European Studies from Amherst College.