Mark joins Invert with over 20 years of private equity & investment banking experience dually in North America, and the emerging markets, with a particular focus on the energy, energy transition, sustainable finance and decarbonization sectors.
He was previously an investment banker with Morgan Stanley in New York where he was involved in the execution of over $6 billion worth of mergers and acquisitions, $8 billion worth of debt offerings and $500 million of equity financings in the energy, and technology sectors.
Mark received his Bachelor of Arts in Statistical Sciences from The University of Western Ontario, and his MBA from The Richard Ivey School of Business, University of Western Ontario. A former elite athlete, he was a Co-Captain of the undefeated, University of Western Ontario Mustangs National Championship Football Team, and is an Inductee into the Varsity Athletics Wall of Champions.
His personal passions include social impact and film, as he was an Executive Producer of COLOUR ME, a Documentary which was an Official Selection for the Atlantic, Mexico, and Montreal Film Festivals.
Mark also established, and serves on the board of the Hugh & Ilene Lawson Charitable Organization (HILCO) whose stated mission is to create expansive, and inclusive educational opportunities for young men and women, that do not have the financial resources to pursue their higher educational aspirations. He is also a member of the Economic Club of New York, which was founded in 1907 and is the premier nonpartisan and nonpolitcal forum for discussion on complex issues ranging from public policy, economic regulation, climate change to tech disruption.