Mark Marinello, former corporate treasury director with Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd., of London, has led risk management and capital strategy functions since the late 1980s. A magna cum laude graduate of Tulane University's A.B. Freeman School of Business, where he graduated in the top 2 percent of his class, he served as a financial analyst for three years before returning to formal education as a student in Columbia University Graduate School of Business. Mark Marinello received his MBA in 1991 and subsequently joined the risk management and finance department of IBM Global Financing.
Since that time, Mark Marinello has served in a variety of treasury, credit, portfolio, and capital management positions. As manager of balance sheet strategy for the IBM Corporation, he has led numrous treasury initiatives including capital structure, rating agency relationships and share repurchase. Later, as managing director of global capital markets for Genworth Financial, he developed a stochastic product loss and pricing model while structuring a variety of insurance products for financial institutions.
In his free time, Mark Marinello enjoys restoring antique cars. He has worked on a number of Mercedes and Jaguar vehicles over the years and is currently working on a 1973 Mercedes 280SEL. Also an avid reader and sports fan, he seeks out historical nonfiction and follows the New York Yankees.