John Perkins leads Boston Consulting Group’s equity sponsors work for the West Coast and credit sponsors work globally. He is a core member of the Principal Investors & Private Equity (PIPE) and Corporate Finance & Strategy practices at the firm. 

John has worked with credit and equity financial sponsors across the spectrum of investment cycles, investment theses, and pre- and post-acquisition engagements, focusing on investment strategy review, organizational redesign, profit improvement, and growth diversification. John has differentiated industry expertise in branded consumer products, travel and leisure services, automotive aftermarket products and services and last mile B2B and B2C services. 

Before joining BCG, John was a Managing Director at Houlihan Lokey, Inc., and a Partner and Director at Bain & Company.


  • MA, international policy, Stanford University
  • BA, political science, Whitworth University