About Mark: As the Chief Executive Officer of Interset, Mark comes with 20-plus years of experience in helping venture and private equity-backed startups fulfill their strategic visions. With a unique background in behavioral and IT analytics, he has a proven ability to scale technology companies—with a particular emphasis on strategy, corporate development, and financial oversight. This strongly positions Mark to lead Interset during this rapid growth phase for the company. Mark was an investor, CFO, and COO of Integrien, a pioneer in real-time predictive IT and behavioral analytics, through its acquisition by VMware for more than $100M. Integrien’s visionary technology now forms the base of VMware’s cloud-management platform. Mark was also COO of Central Desktop, the leading SAAS-based collaboration platform for marketers. There, he was a key contributor to the development and execution of the company’s strategy through its acquisition by PGi. Prior to VMware and Central Desktop, Mark helped position and scale many venture/private equity-backed technology companies to successful exits as CFO, COO, and adviser. Mark is also an active angel investor, adviser and board member to early stage technology companies.
Education: Mark received a BS and an MBA in Finance from Loyola University Maryland, and a Masters in RE Structured Finance from NYU.