Referat Quaero Capital
Wednesday, 22. January 2020, 14:00 - 14:45 UHR
Speaker(s): Mark Ebert
Mark Ebert will review current opportunities in the sector of quoted infrastructure securities, providing a detailed look at the US Administration's plan to attract $1.2 trillion into "rebuilding America's infrastructure" as well as survey other big-spending infrastructure initiatives around the world. The focus will be on how investors in publicly traded equities can ride the tailwinds created by these proposals.
Fund Manager, Quaero Capital
Mark began his career with Price Waterhouse in Chicago and London. He then joined Citicorp Investment Bank – London in the Corporate Finance / M&A Department responsible for transatlantic M&A advisory. He joined UBS in London as Head of European M&A, becoming Senior Managing Director – Global Co-ordinator of M&A, based in Zurich. He became co-head of Panmure Gordon in London, an Institutional Broker and Corporate Finance Adviser focussed on UK & European high growth sectors.
He then pursued his career as a Member of the Executive Committee and Head of Lombard Odier’s Investment Banking Division in Geneva. He was responsible for the bank’s Private Equity activities as well as Securities Trading, Equity Brokerage, and M&A. He then founded Quadrum Partners in Zurich, providing corporate finance advisory services to European Institutional Investment Managers.
He then joined the Fortune Group, London, as Chairman. Fortune advised institutional investors on hedge fund strategies and ran several Hedge Funds of Funds. After Close Brothers acquired Fortune, he became a Managing Director and was responsible for developing Close’s Real Asset investment strategy, before joining QUAERO CAPITAL.
Mark has been running the infrastructure securities Fund since March, 2012.
Mark’s degrees inlcude BSc, Gdip, and MSc. He qualified as a Certified Public Accountant.