Speaker Bios

John Knox

CEO Australia, Credit Suisse

John Knox is a Managing Director and Country CEO of Credit Suisse Australia in the Asia Pacific Division, based in Sydney. Mr. Knox is a member of the Asia Pacific Operating Committee. He served as a member on the Managing Director Evaluation Committee (MDEC) in 2011 and 2012. 

John joined Credit Suisse in Australia in 1995, before transferring to New York to work in Credit Suisse's Financial Sponsors Group in 1998, returning to Australia in 2005. He became Co-Head of Investment Banking Department in Australia in 2007, and was appointed CEO in Australia in 2015. 

John has broad experience across the full range of the bank's investment banking services, with significant experience in mergers and acquisitions, leveraged debt financings and equity financings. 

John has a Bachelor of Commerce (with Honours) from The University of Melbourne.