Mark Bond, Chairman, Managing Partner
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Mark has been at Northstar since 2004 and has been CEO since 2005 and Chairman since 2009.
has 25 years of international investment banking and private equity experience in London, New York and Moscow.
has spent 21 years working in the former Soviet Union and was one of the pioneers of the private equity industry in Russia and has been involved in more than 300 deals in Russia and the CIS.
Having opened the Deloitte & Touche Russian operation in 1990, he went on to head up corporate finance in Eastern Europe and the FSU for the New York investment bank Bear Stearns & Co.
In 1993, he set up Anglo-Russian Finance & Investment Corporation in order to help FSU companies gain access to the Western capital markets and shortly afterwards founded the world's first private equity fund for Central Asia and Siberia and became its CEO.
Most recently he was Managing Director of the Alfa Bank private equity operation and was Managing Director, Russia of the German consultancy company, Droege & Co.
Before that he was a senior consultant and then manager of Touche Ross & Co., specialising in pan European M & A. Mark is now also a Board member of Mergers Alliance, the international network of corporate finace companies in which Northstar represents Russia and the Czech Republic.
Mark holds a Masters degree from Oxford University and is fluent in Russian, French and German.