• CERAWeek
  • March 18 - 22, 2024

John Collett

Korn Ferry

Senior Client Partner, Private Capital, Global CEO and Board Practice

John R. Collett is a member of Korn Ferry’s Private Markets and Global CEO and Board practice. John has served traditional and non-traditional clients across all major sectors placing investment professionals and building boards and management teams. He successfully partners with clients and consultants across multiple sectors and functions with a focus on recruiting investment professionals, board directors, CEO’s,  and C-suite executives.  Mr. Collett enables organizations to identify leaders to achieve their goals in an ever-changing environment. Prior to search, Mr. Collett spent nearly 25 years in investment banking at firms including Goldman Sachs, JP Morgan and Deutsche Bank advising clients in the Natural Resources and Industrial sectors, driving growth through strategic M&A and capital markets activities. Mr. Collett then left Wall Street to serve as Chief Strategy Officer for a publicly traded, international, renewables energy company before engaging in search in 2012. Mr. Collett specializes in advising firms on constructing and aligning management and operational activities with long-term strategies in order to maximize shareholder value. Mr. Collett graduated from Vanderbilt University with a B.A. in Mathematics and Economics. He completed his formal education at Harvard Business School, where he earned his M.B.A.

Sessions With John Collett

Tuesday, 7 March

  • 11:30am - 12:00pm (CST) / 07/mar/2023 05:30 pm - 07/mar/2023 06:00 pm

    Oil & Gas and CCUS: A natural fit for skills transfer?

    It can be argued that oil and gas companies are natural owners or operators of carbon capture, utilization and storage (CCUS) projects given their project skills and legacy CCUS use cases for enhanced oil recovery. But the applications for CCUS span many industries. Outside of the oil and gas business, how can oil & gas companies be a partner of choice for CCUS projects?