Mark is an active member of the firm's Board & CEO Advisory Group, as well as the Private Equity and Global Insurance Practices. He recruits a broad range of senior executives, including Board Director, CEO, President, COO and CFO roles for both private equity and publicly traded firms in financial services. Mark also advises global clients to align talent with their overall strategy, assessing existing leadership teams, especially around Board/CEO succession planning. He previously led the firm's operations in the US and was a member of the global Executive and Operating Committees. Mark is based in Boston.
Before he joined Russell Reynolds Associates, Mark worked at Marsh, where he was a Managing Director. Prior to Marsh, Mark served in the British Army in a range of operational, management, strategic and top-level business planning roles.
Mark received his MA in modern history from Magdalen College, Oxford University. He also received an MA in military studies from Cranfield University and an MPhil in international relations from Pembroke College, Cambridge University. He is a graduate of both the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst and Army Command and Staff College. Mark is an advisor to Harvard University's Scholars at Risk (SAR) Program.
Financial Services, Private Equity, Business and Professional Services, Insurance, Board Directors and Chief Executive Officers, Executive Search, Board & CEO Advisory Group