Howard Marks Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 1

  • Investments
  • 28

  • Portfolio
  • 8

  • Exits
  • 18


Howard Marks General Information


Mr. Howard Marks is a Co-Founder and serves as Co-Chairman at Oaktree Capital Management. He serves as Chairman of the Investment Committee & Member of the Executive Committee, the Acquisition Committee, the Finance Committee, and the Compensation Committee at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. He is an Angel Investor. He is also a Founder & serves as a Senior Advisor at TCK Investments. Since the formation of Oaktree in 1995, Mr. Marks has been responsible for ensuring the firm's adherence to its core investment philosophy, communicating closely with clients concerning products and strategies, and managing the firm. From 1985 until 1995, Mr. Marks led the groups at The TCW Group, Inc. that were responsible for investments in distressed debt, high yield bonds, and convertible securities. He was also Chief Investment Officer for Domestic Fixed Income at TCW and President of TCW Asset Management Company, the largest of the TCW companies. Previously, Mr. Marks was with Citicorp Investment Management for 16 years, where from 1978 to 1985 he was Vice President and senior portfolio manager in charge of convertible and high yield securities. Between 1969 and 1978, he was an equity research analyst and, subsequently, Citicorp's Director of Research. Mr. Marks holds a B.S.Ec. degree cum laude from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania with a major in Finance and an M.B.A. in Accounting and Marketing from the Graduate School of Business of the University of Chicago, where he received the George Hay Brown Prize. He is a CFA charterholder and a Chartered Investment Counselor. Mr. Marks chairs the Investment Board of the University of Pennsylvania. He also serves as Affiliated Director at Brookfield Asset Management.

Contact Information

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • New York, NY
  • United States
+1 (213) 000-0000

Howard Marks Investments (28)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Onc.AI 02-Dec-2020 Seed Round 000 Decision/Risk Analysis Startup 000000 00000
00000000 25-Aug-2016 0000 00000 0000 Clothing Generating Revenue 000000 00000
00000000 31-Aug-2015 0000 00000 00.000 Beverages Generating Revenue 000000 00000
00000 22-Apr-2015 0000 00000 Business/Productivity Software Out of Business 000000 00000
0000000 000000 01-Jan-2015 0000 00000 00.00 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 000000 00000
000000000000 05-May-2014 00000 (00000 Application Software Out of Business 000000 00000
000000 17-Apr-2014 0000 00000 000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 000000 00000
00000000 15-Mar-2014 0000 00000 0000 Application Software Out of Business 000000 00000
MatteSun Group 13-Feb-2014 Angel (individual) Other Services (B2C Non-Financial) Startup 000000 00000
YummyYummyTummy 13-Nov-2013 Angel (individual) Entertainment Software Startup 000000 00000
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Howard Marks Exits (18)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Enplug 30-Mar-2021 Merger/Acquisition
000000000000 21-Mar-2021 000 00 00000000
00000000 00000 18-Feb-2020 000 00 00000000
000000 01-Jan-2020 000 00 00000000
0000000 01-Oct-2018 000 00 00000000
0000 18-Sep-2018 0000000000
000000000 01-Jan-2018 000 00 00000000
0000000 01-Sep-2017 000 00 00000000
Vytmn 01-Nov-2016 Out of Business
Motion Dispatch 01-Apr-2016 Out of Business
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Howard Marks Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Howard Marks Angel Investor 00 00 0 New York, NY
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Howard Marks Co-Investors (9)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Accomplice VC 1 0 Series chart Industry bar
Blue Venture Fund 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Chen Fong 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Digitalis Ventures 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
KdT Ventures 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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