Mark has worked for two decades in Silicon Valley developing software tools in the Cleantech and FinTech sectors. Most recently he co-founded Home Run Financing, which offered unique home improvement loans through contractors to homeowners for solar and energy efficiency projects. Prior to that, he spent 10 years in the solar industry, developing technology solutions to improve the productivity and efficiency of the installation channel. He has also worked in biotech and the pharmaceutical industries, so he is very familiar with these regulated industries as well. He has a degree in biochemistry from UCLA and an MBA from UC-Davis.