Mark Mackenzie has spent his career at the intersection of traditional and digital media. He is the senior technology, media and telecom thematic analyst and runs TMT venture capital at AllianceBernstein.
He also co-founded a venture capital firm to invest in start-ups in partnership with some of the leading ad agencies, publishing, data and television companies and to consult with the media companies around emerging themes.
He invests in technology-driven companies and helps them understand and navigate the media companies. His investments include Brightcove (BCOV), Pure Digital (maker of the Flip) and Visible World.
Previously, Mark was an analyst and strategist covering the large media and cable companies and investigated emerging trends and co-authored books on topics such as online video, mobility, the digital home and the digitalization of media. Mark started his career as a global TMT investment banker with Lehman Brothers and an international CPA with PricewaterhouseCoopers.