Mark Hepsworth has over 25 years’ financial services experience including leadership experience at the forefront of the financial data and technology sectors. Mark is currently CEO of Asset Control, a PE backed market leading fintech specialising in financial data management and analytics.
Prior to joining Asset Control, Mark held senior management positions with one of the world's largest market data vendors Interactive Data (now ICE Data Services), including serving as President of its global Pricing & Reference Data business in New York. During his time with the company, Mark also led Interactive Data’s Real Time Data Feeds, Fixed Income Analytics & Indices, and Wealth Management businesses, and served on their Executive Committee. In 2010 Mark was part of the core team that sold Interactive Data to a PE consortium of SilverLake Partners and Warburg Pincus. Subsequently the business was sold to InterContinental Exchange (ICE) the owners of the New York Stock Exchange in 2015.
Prior to Interactive Data Mark was Deputy Head of the Trading Systems division at ACT Financial Systems which is now MISYS.
Mark is also on the advisory board for NESsT a non-profit organization founded over 20 years ago and focusing on addressing poverty in emerging markets through supporting entrepreneurs and entrepreneurial projects.