Mark F. Schlegel, CFA is Emerald’s Senior Vice President – Client Relations & Business Development. His responsibilities include maintaining and expanding Emerald’s relationships with consultants and institutions, working in collaboration with Emerald’s portfolio management, sales and client services teams, as well as expanding sales efforts and cultivating new clients. Mr. Schlegel has over 20 years of experience launching, growing and operating organizations in the asset management industry. His diverse experience and expertise during his career has included business development, acquiring and cultivating client relationships, institutional investment consulting, equity analysis and operations. He has held senior management positions serving in roles that range from President to Director of Sales and Marketing and most recently Chief Operating Officer and Head of Business Development.