John A. Roush

Chairman of the Board & Chief Financial Officer at ACON S2 Acquisition Corp.

John A. Roush

John A. Roush

Chairman of the Board & Chief Financial Officer at ACON S2 Acquisition Corp.

Career Highlights

ACON S2 Acquisition Corp.
PerkinElmer Optoelectronics, Inc.
Novanta, Inc.

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Chief Executive Officer at LeMaitre Vascular, Inc.

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Director & President at LeMaitre Vascular, Inc.

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Director, Chief Financial Officer & Principal Accounting Officer at LeMaitre Vascular, Inc.

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Executive Partner at ACON Investments LLC

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Former President & Chief Executive Officer at Tevet Process Control Technologies Ltd.

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Chief Financial Officer at Novanta, Inc.

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Former Chief Executive Officer at Z Corp.

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Chairman & Chief Executive Officer at The GSI Group LLC

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Founder at Pirinate Consulting Group LLC

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Founder at LeMaitre Vascular, Inc.

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John A. Roush
Chairman of the Board & Chief Financial Officer at ACON S2 Acquisition Corp.
Undergraduate Degree

Tufts University is a private research university located in Medford/Somerville, near Boston, in the U.S. state of Massachusetts. The university is organized into ten schools, including two undergraduate programs and eight graduate divisions, on four campuses in Massachusetts and the French Alps. The university emphasizes active citizenship and public service in all of its disciplines and is known for its internationalism and study abroad programs.


Harvard Business School (HBS) is the graduate business school of Harvard University in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. The school offers a large full-time MBA program, doctoral programs, and many executive education programs. It owns Harvard Business School Publishing, which publishes business books, leadership articles, online management tools for corporate learning, case studies, and the monthly Harvard Business Review.

Career History
Chief Executive Officer & Director
2010 - 2016

Novanta, Inc. engages in the provision of core technology solutions to healthcare and advanced industrial original equipment manufacturers. It operates through the following segments: Photonics, Vision, and Precision Motion. The Photonics segment designs, manufactures, and markets photonics-based solutions, including laser scanning and laser beam delivery, CO2 laser, continuous wave and ultrafast laser, and optical light engine products. The Vision segment offers a range of medical grade technologies, including medical insufflators, pumps and related disposables; surgical displays and operating room integration technologies; optical data collection and machine vision technologies; radio frequency identification technologies; thermal printers; spectrometry technologies; and embedded touch screen solutions. The Precision Motion segment includes optical encoders, precision motor and motion control technology, air bearing spindles, and precision machined components to customers. The company was founded in 1968 and is headquartered in Bedford, MA.

President, Environmental Health
1999 - 2010

As a global technology leader, PerkinElmer is taking action to harness the power of insights and transform them into knowledge to deliver innovative, differentiated solutions for our customers. From critical therapeutic and disease research and prenatal screening, to environmental testing and industrial monitoring, we are actively engaged in improving health and advancing quality and longevity of life all around the world. From multi-vendor laboratory services, software and informatics, to clinical lab testing and unparalleled customer care, we have the people, tools and resources to help customers solve their business and scientific goals. Our core competencies, coupled with our commitment to excellence, provide a strong foundation for delivering optimal service and support. By encouraging exploration, ingenuity and integrity, together with teamwork and employee development, at PerkinElmer we live our mission, every day

1999 - 2009

PerkinElmer Optoelectronics provides biomedical and industrial applications solutions. It offers medical, biotechnology, aerospace, industrial markets and military services. The company was founded in 1999 and is headquartered in Fremont, CA.

Boards & Committees
Chairman of the Board & Chief Financial Officer
2020 - Current

ACON S2 Acquisition Corp. operates as a blank check company. Its objective is for effecting a merger, share exchange, asset acquisition, share purchase, and reorganization. The company was founded on July 21, 2020 and is headquartered in Washington, DC.

Member, Board of Directors
2016 - Current

Founded in 1981, Advanced Energy operates in regional centers in North America, Asia, and Europe, and offers global sales and support through direct offices, representatives, and distributors. The company has manufacturing facilities in the U.S., EMEA and Asia. Advanced Energy produces products that are required for the manufacture of many plasma thin-film industries as well as semiconductor, flat panel displays, data storage, solar cells, medical devices and architectural glass. It once manufactured and sold gas-system products for semiconductor, but withdrew from the market of gas-system products.

Member, Board of Directors
2014 - Current

LeMaitre Vascular, Inc. engages in the provision of medical devices and human tissue cryopreservation services. The company focuses on the design, marketing, sales, service, and technical support of medical devices and implants for the treatment of peripheral vascular disease. Its products include balloon catheters, carotid shunts, biologic patches, radiopaque marking tape, anastomotic clips, remote endarterectomy devices, laparoscopic cholecystectomy devices, vascular grafts, and powered phlebectomy. The company was founded by George D. LeMaitre on November 28, 1983 and is headquartered in Burlington, MA.

Political Donations

Former Minority Leader at Massachusetts State Senate


Former Senator from Massachusetts


Senator at Office of the Senator from Utah, Mitt Romney

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ACON Investments LLC purchases Pine Environmental Services, Inc. from GoldPoint Partners LLC, Saw Mill Capital LLC

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