- 30 years of extensive global experience in Technology Industry and related Business Services
Extensive operations expertise in New Product & Services Offering Development, Customer Services, and Financial/Enterprise Performance Management
Advises Private Equity firms and their technology portfolio companies, with particular expertise in large scale M&A
Formerly CEO of Cap Gemini Ernst & Young Americas, a multi-billion dollar provider of global Consulting, System Integration, and Outsourcing Services
Mark is one of the founders of Waterstone Management Group LLC. He has extensive market and operating experience in Technology Industry and related Business Services on a global basis. Mark specializes in operations strategy and improvement, and corporate development in the Software and Services Segment within the Technology Industry and advises companies which compete heavily on information technology. He has extensive experience in large scale M&A and advises some of the largest Private Equity Firms and their portfolio companies in the technology sector. He has expertise in the application of technology and business process change in a number of vertical industries including Financial Services, Manufacturing and Consumer Products. Further, he has extensive operations expertise in New Product & Services Offering Development, Customer Services, and Financial/Enterprise Performance Management.
Prior to founding Waterstone in late 2003, he was CEO of Cap Gemini Ernst & Young Americas and served on the Global Management Committee of the multibillion dollar provider of Consulting, System Integration, and Outsourcing Services. In the 1990s, he was an equity partner with Ernst & Young Consulting and served in a variety of senior management positions while maintaining direct client responsibilities for some of the largest clients of the firm. Prior to joining Ernst & Young in 1990, Mark was V.P. of Finance for Telxon Corporation and was also with Price Waterhouse.
Mark has served on public and private company Boards. Mark holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Marquette University and a MBA from Case Western Reserve's Weatherhead School of management with a concentration in Finance.