Mark is Director of Aetius Corporation, a marketing firm in Canada and Partner of Zieva Trading LLP, a firm representing specialised firms in niche areas looking to expand into India. His roles in those companies include business strategy, development and relations management. Prior to Zieva, Mark was a Senior Consultant in the Advisory Services department of PricewaterhouseCoopers in Dubai (UAE) involved in strategy formulation, mergers & acquisitions, raising finance and business plans. Mark is a Senior Associate of the Financial Services Institute of Australasia, Chartered Marketer (Chartered Institute of Marketing, UK) and has published articles in the Journal of Banking & Financial Services, inFINSIA and Gulf Marketing Review. He has an an MBA from Columbia University in New York a Masters degree in Business Law from Monash University in Australia and Bachelor of Science degree with Honours in Economics from the University of London (UCL).