Mark Flynn '78
Mark Flynn formed Trilogy Capital Partners, a Menlo Park California-based private investment and advisory firm, in 1997 following 13 years of investment banking experience with emerging growth companies. Prior to that, Mark headed Salomon Brothers Global Software and Internet investment banking practices. Trilology's website states: "Trilogy is committed to finding the next Cisco, Amgen or Nike - companies that revolutionize their fields, create great products and deliver exceptional performance for their investors. We highlight companies with strong management and a compelling business model."
Mark received his BA from Saint John's University in 1978 and his MBA from Harvard Business School in 1984. Mark is also a CPA. In his early career years he served as Principal at Arthur Young & Company from 1978-82 and again in 1985 after earning his MBA. He served in their National High Technology Practice as well as the accounting and consulting practice groups. From 1985-1987 he served as Vice President of LF Rothschild and Company. He was General Partner at Volpe, Welty & Company form 1987-1993 and Director of Technology Banking at Salomon Brothers, Inc. from 1993-1997, before founding Trilogy Capital.
Mark Flynn currently serves on the Board of several privately-held emerging growth companies. He is also a member of the Saint John's Board of Regents, is Chairman of its Investment Committee and is a founding member of its Private Investment Fund. Mark and his wife, Diane, live in Menlo Park, California. They have three children: Lisa, Christine and Matthew.