|McGill University, MBA|
Mark is one of Canada’s leading startup finance experts. Since 1999, Mark has been leading finance for angel and venture-backed software startups and has raised over $ 66M in capital from investors in Canada, USA, Europe and China.
Mark is a Partner at Real Ventures a seed VC fund. He is also CFO at Tungle and Shopify and advisor to several leading SaaS startups.
Mark was previously CFO of Status.net, Mobivox (sold to Sabse Technologies), Terrascale (sold to Rackable Systems), Hexago and Silanis Technology (AIM:SNS). Mark is a frequent speaker at startup events. He is a Chartered Accountant and holds an MBA from McGill University.
At Real, Mark focuses on investments in SaaS, freemium, e-commerce and digital media.