John Crenshaw

John joined QED in 2018 as an Executive in Residence.  He focuses primarily on advising portfolio companies in Latin America and helping them improve in the areas of analytics and consumer lending. 

Prior to QED, John spend 19 years at Capital One focusing primarily on consumer credit in a number of industries.  He worked to acquire new customers and manage existing accounts in branded, private label, and cobrand credit cards as well as auto finance, personal loans, and mortgages.  In all of these businesses, John focused on Credit and Analytics to drive growth and profitability.  He also has substantial general management experience including marketing, testing, valuation, collections, forecasting and risk and compliance management.  A specialty was working in smaller and newly acquired businesses and on integrating new businesses into the larger company.  

John holds a BSE from Princeton University in Civil Engineering and Operations Research. John is an avid reader, competent chef, amateur photographer, and occasional runner.