John Harris is the managing partner of Wishbone Management, LP, an investment adviser affiliated with Ruane, Cunniff & Goldfarb Inc. Ruane Cunniff is an investment firm founded in 1969. It manages a mutual fund, Sequoia Fund, and two groups of private partnerships, the Acacia Funds and the Wishbone Funds. Prior to joining Ruane, Cunniff, Mr. Harris worked at Kohlberg, Kravis, Roberts & Co. and Goldman Sachs.
Mr. Harris received an A.B. from Harvard in 1999. He is a director of Sequoia Fund, Inc. and is also chair of the Teach For America Chicago board, vice chair of the Noble Network of Charter Schools board of directors, and a trustee of the Museum of Contemporary Art in Chicago.