Mark is a Venture Partner of NEXEA in the Australian division with the vision to act as the bridge to connect SEA and ANZ startup ecosystems, with experiences in building startup ecosystems and a background in investing and digital product management. He has a proven track record of growing businesses and achieving significant results - growing the Chinese and Asian option trading desk from 0 to 20 million AUM within 6 months.
Mark served as employee no.4 in a successful startup and scaled the company from series A towards IPO within 18 months. He has also worked as a product manager in an Australian insurtech unicorn, playing a key role in the company's series C and series D funding rounds that raised a combined $170 million.
As a fellow and coach with Startmate, one of the largest accelerators in Australia, Mark is passionate about helping startups succeed. He is also the founder of the Offchain Sydney chapter, a community-building and advisory service for all web3 related.
Besides, Mark is an angel investor in several early-stage startups and an advisor in multiple web3 projects, leveraging his expertise in finance and technology to help startups grow and succeed. With his deep understanding of the startup ecosystem and his ability to identify growth opportunities, Mark is committed to identifying and investing in promising startups, helping them achieve their full potential and make a positive impact in the community.