Mark Hardy, Analyst

“Every person dies, but not every person truly lives.” – Braveheart

mark’s focus

Sourcing high-growth technology companies as a part of the software investment team.

Career HIGHLIGHTS

  • Mark joined Volition Capital in the summer of 2019 as an Analyst. 

  • Interned at Stifel Financial Corporation in New York City in 2018 as an Equity Research Analyst covering the beverages space.  

  • Spent the summer of 2017 in Cape Town, South Africa taking an investment finance course and working for a local venture capital firm. 

  • Holds a BA from the University of Notre Dame in Psychology with a minor in Computer Science. 

Five FUN FACTS ABOUT MARK

  • Born in Oklahoma City, and raised in the San Francisco Bay Area.  

  • Boomer Sooner and Go Irish. Watching college football is what you can find me doing on Saturdays in the fall. 

  • I enjoy experiencing different cultures. I have visited 27 countries and plan to visit every country in the world. Only 150+ countries to go! 

  • I am interested in what drives individuals and their belief systems, and how those belief systems impact individuals’ cultural world views. 

  • I wrote a senior thesis on the potential for psychedelic compounds to alleviate terror management-related aggression towards outgroup members. I love talking about it (ask my coworkers). 

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contact mark

tel. +1 617 830 2115
mark@volitioncapital.com