Mark Solovy (L '96)
Chicago Chapter Chair
Mark A. Solovy
Mark Solovy is a Managing Director and leads the Technology Finance Team at Monroe Capital, an investment firm with over $1.4 billion of assets under management. At Monroe, Mark focuses on providing senior and junior debt and equity co-investments to a broad range of technology related companies, both private equity sponsored and non-sponsored. Prior to joining Monroe, Mark was a Managing Director on the Technology Team at Hercules Technology Growth Capital (NYSE: HTGC), a Palo Alto based investment firm focused on financing technology, energy technology and life sciences companies.
With over 15 years of experience as a venture capital and private equity investor, investment banker, and attorney, Mark has led investments in companies including FiberLink (acquired, Zayo), Vanguard Services (acquired, Trican Well Services (TSE: TCW), Aperto Networks (acquired, Tranzeo Wireless (TSE: TZT), Atrica (acquired, NokiaSiemens), Nethra Imaging (acquired, Imagination Technologies Group (LSE: IMG), Ample Communications (acquired, Mindspeed (NASDAQ: MSPD), LGC Wireless (acquired, ADC Telecommunications (NASDAQ: ADCT), and Force10 Networks (acquired, Dell (NASDAQ: DELL). Mark started his career as a corporate attorney at K&L Gates in Washington, DC.
Mark is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania.