John B. Frank
Vice Chairman, Oaktree Capital Group, LLC
Director since November 2017
Chevron Committees: Audit – audit committee financial expert
Current Public Company Directorships: Oaktree Capital Group, LLC; Oaktree Specialty Lending Corporation; Oaktree Strategic Income Corporation
Mr. Frank has been Vice Chairman since 2014, and Director since 2007, of Oaktree Capital Group, LLC, a leader among global investment managers specializing in alternative investments. He was Oaktree's Managing Principal from 2005 until 2014, having joined Oaktree in 2001 as General Counsel. Prior to that, he served as a Partner of the Los Angeles law firm of Munger, Tolles & Olson LLP.
Other Directorships and Memberships: Good Samaritan Hospital of Los Angeles; The James Irvine Foundation; Wesleyan University; XPRIZE Foundation
Skills and Qualifications
Business Leadership / Operations: Eighteen years of service as senior executive of Oaktree Capital Group, LLC, a global investment management company, including service as principal executive officer, Vice Chairman, Director, Managing Principal, and General Counsel.
Finance: More than 20 years of financial responsibility and experience as a senior executive at Oaktree Capital Group, LLC and as the partner responsible for financial affairs at the law firm of Munger, Tolles, and Olson LLP.
Global Business / International Affairs: Senior executive of Oaktree Capital Group, LLC, which conducts business worldwide from 18 offices around the globe. Regular travel around the world to meet with Oaktree's institutional clients and speak at international investment forums.
Government / Regulatory / Public Policy: Two decades of experience working with government officials regarding regulatory and public policy issues, including testimony before the U.S. Senate Finance Committee, as a senior executive of Oaktree Capital Group, LLC. Served as a Legislative Assistant to the Honorable Robert F. Drinan, Member of Congress, and as a law clerk to the Honorable Frank M. Coffin of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit.
Legal: Served as General Counsel of Oaktree. Former Partner of Munger, Tolles & Olson LLP. Extensive experience with mergers and acquisitions and strategic, financial, and corporate governance issues. Law degree from the University of Michigan.
Updated: April 2019