Mark Patterson is the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and responsible for the economic strategy and forecasting, treasury management, financial risk management and controllership duties of the Company.
He began his career at PricewaterhouseCoopers where he earned his Certified Public Accountant (CPA) license. After six years he went to work for one of the firm’s clients and, thus began his career as CFO for the next 25+ years for various employers in the healthcare, information technology/software development and real estate industries. Over his career Mark has led and/or participated in several IPOs, debt securitizations and secondary stock offerings. He has worked with numerous Private Equity and Venture Capital groups both in growing investment companies and the eventual sale of those companies.
Mark earned two MBA degrees. The first from Texas Tech University and the second from University of North Texas.
Personally, Mark’s passion and enjoyment of athletics over his life led him to become a state ranked racquetball player.