Mark is a Partner with BDC Capital where he partners with entrepreneurs building the future. He invests in data-driven technology businesses transforming massive industries and the enterprise by harnessing data, AI/ML, cloud, DevOps, infrastructure, IoT, SaaS, platforms and frontier tech.
Mark currently serves on the Boards of ZenHub, Spark, Librestream, Synapse, and CharliAI. He has been an investor in Bit Stew Systems (acq. by GE), DarkVision (acq. by Koch), Neurio (acq. by Generac) and GaN Systems. The investment in DarkVision won the CVCA Deal of the Year Award in 2020 and Bit Stew Systems won the award in 2017. Mark is also a Kauffman Fellow, a global innovation network for leading venture capitalists.
Mark’s over 12 years of global experience building technology ventures – both as a venture investor and operator – spans roles in strategy, business development, partnerships, marketing and product.
He has worked as a venture investor with Telegraph Hill Capital, a software venture firm in San Francisco and Barcelona, as well as with BP Ventures and impact investor Bridges Ventures in London. Prior to this, he led product at data analytics company, Trucost (acq. by S&P), helped build the first investment strategy at Inflection Point Capital Management, with $1 billion of assets now under advisement, and worked in engineering at Ferus.
He has led several groundbreaking reports and initiatives with the United Nations Principles for Responsible Investment and United Nations Environment Program. He holds an MBA from IESE Business School and a Bachelor of Chemical Engineering from McGill University.