Mark Fields

Senior Managing Director

Mark brings over 30 years’ experience in business development, product development and relationship management in financial services.  An entrepreneurial spirit with a passion for innovation, his prior experience includes Executive Director at JP Morgan, Director of Product Development at IHS Markit, and Director of Business Development at high-frequency trading technology firm FTEN (acquired by NASDAQ).  As Co-founder of PCXTrade Technologies he built OMS, EMS and RMS and an advanced trading network integrated with major stock exchanges, ECNs and ATS. As equity trade desk head he appeared on ABC’s 20/20, ABC Evening News and CNBC’s Market Wrap.  Mark has provided strategy consulting, authored business plans and raised capital for companies ranging from startups to hedge funds.  He has served as a consultant to Merrill Lynch, Bank of America and numerous early stage firms across a wide range of industries.  He brings seasoned expertise in innovative technology, IP and patent rights, medical device technology, FinTech, AdTech, securities trading, marketing and direct sales.  Mark’s interests include in disruptive businesses, AI, robotics, Distributed Ledger Technology/Blockchain, the Lean Startup, and Design Thinking.  Mark holds a B.A. in Economics from Franklin & Marshall College.   Mark enjoys adventure sports, fixing things, grilling and inventing.  He holds FINRA Series 63 and 82 licenses.

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