Joined in May 2008. Mark has more than 25 years’ experience working with the private equity industry. Initially this was in leveraged finance, having worked at Bank of Scotland (1989–1997) which was the European market leader in LBO financings at the time, and at SEB (1998–2008) the leading Nordic Region bank. Before joining in 2008, Mark had worked with Nordic Capital for almost ten years, including arranging the financing for the Nycomed transaction in 1999. Mark established the NC Advisory’s Capital Markets Team when he joined, extending key lending relationships beyond the Firm’s Nordic Region heritage. For the last 3 years Mark has also been the Partner responsible for Investor Relations. Mark holds a BA (Hons) in Accountancy, Finance and Economics from the University of Essex.