John DesPrez III

Board Member

John DesPrez currently serves as a Board Member for Halstatt. In 2015 he was appointed Incapital’s Chief Executive Officer and previously served as CEO of John Hancock Financial Services and as Chief Operating Officer of Manulife Financial Corp., one of the largest diversified insurance groups in the world. A native of Cleveland, Mr. DesPrez majored in economics at Harvard College and graduated from law school at Georgetown University. He previously served on the Board of Governors of the Investment Company Institute and the Board of Directors of the American Council of Life Insurance, both in Washington, D.C. John continues to serve on the Board of the Institute of Contemporary Art in Boston.