Mark Denny joined 1167 Capital at its inception in 2016. Mark began his career at Baring Asset Management in 1993.
Between 1993 and 2005, he rotated through a wide variety of roles, gaining detailed experience of most areas of European open-ended fund administration and accounting, ultimately becoming a Manager responsible for management information, commission rebates, banking and audit.
In 2005, Mark joined Thames River Capital as a core member of the fund services team, becoming the firm’s Management Information and Rebates Manager by the time Thames River Capital was acquired by F&C Asset Management plc in 2010. At F&C, Mark reported to the Head of Global Fund Services, and assumed additional responsibilities, including management and enhancement of one of the c. £100 billion AUM company’s core operational IT systems.
In 2014, Mark was recruited to become the Chief Operating Officer of Nevsky Capital, one of the world’s leading global long / short equity fund management firms. In addition to serving as a member of the five-person Management Committee responsible for the overall strategy and management of the firm, Mark was a member of Nevsky Capital’s Compliance Risk and Audit Committee, in which capacity he worked closely with Toby Hampden-Action, Nevsky’s Chief Compliance and Risk Officer.