Mark is a Director of Unilever Ventures, the venture capital arm of Unilever plc. He has 25 years of experience in banking and private equity, and was previously a managing director of GE Equity, the private equity arm of GE. He began his career in the US with Bank of Boston where he became a director of the bank’s venture capital arm. He then joined a leading Austrian bank where he created an acquisition finance business, initially in the UK and then in Central Europe. Mark has a BA from Dartmouth College and an MA from Oxford University.