John R. Davenport, CFAVice President, Financial Advisor

  • 411 Lafayette Street
    Sixth Floor
    New York, NY 10003
  • 212.897.1869
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John joined CAPTRUST in 2012 as vice president, financial advisor and is responsible for providing investment advisory consulting services to retirement plan fiduciaries of defined benefit, defined contribution, and nonqualified corporate retirement plans. Prior to joining the firm, John worked for Lehman Brothers and Barclays Capital where he managed counterparty credit risk for US-based corporate and hedge fund clients, and has worked in the industry since 2008.


  • Bachelor of Science, Business Administration (B.S.B.A.) with dual concentrations in Finance and Economics from the Cameron School of Business at the University of North Carolina Wilmington (summa cum laude)


  • Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA)


  • 2017 and 2018¬†Financial Times¬†401 Top Retirement Plan Advisor

Personal Profile

Raleigh, NC
Favorite Book or Movie:
Atlas Shrugged and Point Break
Ideal Dinner Guest:
My deceased Grandfather, Abraham Lincoln, George Harrison
Words to Live By:
Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.
Qualities I Admire in People:
Honesty, Integrity, Perseverance