Mark joined Beringea in 2013 and is a Senior Adviser. He has over 30 years’ experience working within the finance sector of which 14 years were in asset based financing at Barclays Bank and Kleinwort Benson and in the last 20 years he has been focused on venture and growth finance. Mark was a pioneer of venture and growth finance in Europe having been a founder partner of EVP (now Kreos Capital) in 1998. He went on to found and manage Noble Venture Finance and was instrumental in creating Clydesdale Growth Finance. Mark is a Chartered Accountant and is a graduate of the University of Reading.