Mark Charkin Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Investments
  • 2

  • Portfolio
  • 2

Mark Charkin General Information


Mr. Mark Charkin serves as Advisor at Lumia Capital. He served as Chief Revenue Officer at The Exchange Lab. Mr. Mark Charkin is an experienced seed investor and startup advisor currently working as the Chief Revenue Officer for Social Standards. Previously, he was Chief Revenue Officer of The Exchange Lab and was responsible for scaling global revenue and overseeing the companys advertising strategy. He is both a proven digital business leader and a digital media pioneer, with over 15 years of experience leading sales organizations in Europe, Asia, and the United States. During his career, He has focused on driving the bottom line for early-stage companies in the online, social, casual gaming and mobile space, and has a long track record of success in building and leading companies from inception to multi-million dollar exits. Prior to joining The Exchange Lab, he was EVP Advertising and business development at King, creators of Candy Crush Saga. In this role, He was part of the executive team responsible for building and managing the entire advertising and business development units globally. During his tenure, King grew from 10 million to over 200 million monthly players, while advertising revenue grew over 1000%, cementing Kings position the largest casual game group globally. Prior to King, He was VP Global Sales at Bebo, the Social Network where he joined as the first commercial employee, went on to devise the companys pioneering engagement model of advertising, and was part of the executive team that led Bebos record-breaking $850 million acquisition to AOL Time Warner. He has also held senior management positions at MSN and Lycos, where he was EMEA Regional Sales Director and Head Of Sales respectively. He regularly speaks at industry events such as Cannes, IAB, Adtech, and DMEXCO and has been an advisor to a multitude of incubators, VCs and early-stage ventures including DN Capital, Chime Ventures, BrightRoll, Seed Camp, Endemol, Moviepilot and Rippll. He also serves as Advisor at Lumia Capital.

Contact Information

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • 116 New Montgomery Street
  • Suite 950
  • San Francisco, CA 94105
  • United States

Mark Charkin Investments (2)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
CitizenGrown 01-Jan-2018 Seed Round Household Appliances Startup 0000 0000000
00000 01-Jun-2016 00000 (00000 00000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000 0000000
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Mark Charkin Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Mark Charkin Angel Investor 0 San Francisco, CA
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Mark Charkin Co-Investors (11)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Jahan Khanna 1 0 Series chart Industry bar
Jedd Canty 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Marcy Simon 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Pedram Amini 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Steve Schlenker 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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