Mark has advised a number of European companies on corporate venturing as an independent consultant since 2019. In addition to his role as a member of the Angelini Ventures’ advisory committee, he sits on the investment committee of the Angelini Lumira Bioscience Fund.
Mark created PwC’s Corporate Venture Capital advisory business in Europe in 2014. He has led several mandates advising corporations and universities on venturing activities from 2014-19.
Prior to joining PwC, Mark was a Director of Unilever Ventures, the venture capital arm of Unilever plc, from its creation in 2002 until 2013. He was a Managing Director of GE Equity, the private equity business of GE Corporation from 1999–2002. He established a merchant banking, mezzanine debt and private equity businesses for Erste Bank (1990-99) in Poland and the Czech Republic.
He has acted as an investor and director of companies in a wide range of industries, development stages and geographies and has served on advisory boards of several leading private equity funds, including Advent Central European Fund, Enterprise Investors, and Gilde Buy-out Fund.