Investor & Entrepreneur
San Francisco, CA
Mark has a distinguished career in the technology industry as a CEO, Board Member, serial entrepreneur and investor. He is a strategic thinker and a financially disciplined executive with deep operational experience with both public and private companies in the US and globally. Mark was the CEO and co-founder of Sybase and was founder and CEO of CommerceOne. He has also been CEO of Everdream, Eightfold Logic and Oxygen Finance, London. Mark has experience in building and scaling software and services organizations in databases, ecommerce, SaaS, procurement and fintech. In addition to his international experience over the last 25 years, Mark has developed in-depth market knowledge and investment experience with the entreprenurial community in Silicon Valley. Mark serves on the board of ON24 and dacadoo, Zurich. He is also an active Philanthropist. He co-founded The Althea Foundation, a social venture fund with startup initiatives in London and the US and is a contributor to West Point's Combating Terrorism Center and the Cyber Research Center. Mark is a graduate of the, West Point Military Academy with a degree in Engineering, and has an MBA from the University of Arizona.