Mark is an economics graduate from the London School of Economics. He started his career in 1997 at Coopers & Lybrand (now PricewaterhouseCoopers), where he trained as a management consultant and was admitted into the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA).
Mark went on to become a manager in the Corporate Finance division of PwC, where he specialised in strategic M&A and outsourcing transactions. Major clients included Royal Mail, the NHS and a number of private equity firms. He left PwC after eight years taking up a six-month secondment in Thailand and Indonesia advising a resort developer.
He joined Woodsford Consulting in 2005 as a Senior Consultant and latterly a Director. He has set up and led a Euro 40m acquisition programme in German residential real estate and advised on a Euro 600m Initial Public Offering of Dom Development, Central Europe’s largest residential developer, where Mark serves as a Non-Executive Director, representing shareholders on both the audit and remuneration committees.
Since joining Woodsford Litigation Funding, Mark has taken the commercial lead in negotiating funding terms for dozens of cases and law firm facilities both in the US, Europe and Australia as well as providing valuable input into settlement discussions in support of claimants.
Mark is known in the funding market for both his creativity and commercial acumen and for demonstrating flexibility to find the right solution for both law firms and claimants to ensure an alignment of interest between the parties. Mark is responsible for the global finance and commercial function splitting his time equally between serving North American, EMEA and APAC clients.
Email Mark or telephone +44 20 7313 8072