John T. McNabb, II is Vice Chairman of Investment Banking of Duff & Phelps Corporation, a leading global independent provider of financial advisory and investment banking services. He assumed his role with Duff & Phelps on June 30, 2011.
Mr. McNabb was Founder and served as Chairman of the Board of Growth Capital Partners, L.P. since March 1992. He was formerly a Managing Director of Bankers Trust New York Corporation and Board member of BT Southwest Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Bankers Trust. Previously he served with The Prudential Insurance Company of America, holding positions with Prudential-Bache Securities, The Prudential’s Corporate Finance Group and Prudential Capital Corporation. He started his career working in Mobil Oil’s exploration and production division.
Mr. McNabb holds B.A. and M.B.A. degrees from Duke University. He has served on the board of seven public companies. He is a shareholder and Chairman of the Board of Willbros Group (“WG” – NYSE) and a shareholder and director of Premier Natural Resources and Miocene Energy LLC. In addition, Mr. McNabb is an emeritus member of the Board of Visitors of the Fuqua School of Business at Duke University and a member and former Chairman of the Dean’s Advisory Board of the Bauer College of Business at the University of Houston, where he has developed and taught a course in Leadership. He is also Co-Chair of the Advisory Council of the Global Energy Executive MBA Program offered by the Bauer College of Business and Great Lakes Institute of Management Chennai, India.
Mr. McNabb served in the U.S. Air Force during the Vietnam conflict, rising to the rank of Captain and earning the Air Medal with three Oak Leaf Clusters and the Distinguished Flying Cross.