John F. Lambros
- Managing Director and co-Head U.S. Technology Group, Head Global Digital Media & Entertainment, Houlihan Lokey
- Independent Director
- Director since: 2020
Mr. Lambros is managing director and co-head U.S. Technology Group, and head global digital media & entertainment at Houlihan Lokey. He previously served as president of GCA-U.S., a global investment bank, serving as the head of its digital media banking practice. He also served as a member of its board of directors and executive committee and serves as a member of the board of directors of GCA Corporation, its parent company (TYO: 2174). Mr. Lambros has been an active advisor to and operator in the digital media and emerging technology markets. As an investment banker, Mr. Lambros has led more than 250 public and private market financings, merger and acquisition transactions, recapitalizations, joint ventures and senior and subordinated debt financings. From 2000 to 2003, he was senior vice president of business development for Into Networks, a broadband technology company. From 1993 to 2000, Mr. Lambros was a banker at Morgan Stanley & Co., where he served as a vice president and member of the global communications group focused on advising emerging telecommunications, media and technology clients. The Board considers Mr. Lambros’ experience in corporate finance, digital media, emerging technology sectors, as well as his experience with strategic portfolio reviews, M&A, transaction matters and capital markets to be beneficial to Genesco’s Board.