Veronica John is a Senior Advisor at Diamond Dragon Advisors, an independent general partner advisory and fund placement firm headquartered in Asia servicing the alternative assets space. Previously, she was a Senior Advisor at Mekong Capital, a Vietnam-focused private equity fund manager. She was CEO and President of IDFC Capital, an emerging markets private equity fund of funds business. She was a Portfolio Director of Asia at CDC Group plc.responsible for CDC’s private equity fund of funds portfolio across all of Asia and the CIS. Ms. John was also with the Asian Development Bank, where she headed the private equity investment funds team. She holds over 20 years experience in international business and investment banking with a regional focus on Asia and the CIS. She lived and worked in Kazakhstan from 1994-2002 doing privatization and private equity investing.