John Hense

John Hense
CC Capital Advisors
Kansas City, Missouri


Managing Director


Utilizing over 25 years of diversified financial experience, Hense manages projects in the areas of mergers and acquisitions, private placements of debt and equity, financial and strategic planning and general business advisory.

Prior to joining Capital Advisors, Hense was a shareholder and principal at Christenberry Collet & Co. Inc. where he advised on over $1 billion of corporate transactions. Past experience includes eight years at Hallmark Cards in several finance functions including the Corporate Development group where he was responsible for acquisitions and divestitures. Previous work experience also includes two years as a bond trader for a regional brokerage firm, property manager for a real estate partnership and owner/operator of a popular fitness center during graduate school.

Hense earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and a Master of Business Administration from the University of Kansas. He is a member of Beta Gamma Sigma and Phi Kappa Phi honor societies and currently serves on several boards including Lynn Peavey Corp., Pegasus Capital Management, Tower Wealth Managers, the Association for Corporate Growth, Athena PowerLink and Our Lady’s Montessori School.