Mark Simmons, Chief Financial Officer

Mark Simmons is the Chief Financial Officer at Pacific Grove Capital. Mark joined Pacific Grove Capital as the Controller in 2015 and has a decade of experience in financial and back office fund operations. Prior to joining Pacific Grove, Mark was most recently the Accounting Project Manager at Symphony Asset Management LLC where he worked from 2008-2015. While at Symphony, Mark was responsible for compiling the monthly and annual financials of the firm's hedge funds and implemented technology solutions to improve efficiency and reduce operational risk of the Accounting team. Prior to joining Symphony, Mark was a Custody Fund Accountant at State Street Bank and Trust from 2007-2008. Mark graduated with a B.A. in Economics from the University of California, Berkeley in 2007. He earned the CFA designation in 2011.