Marcus was a Co-Founder, Chief Executive Officer & Board Member at iversity. He is an Angel Investor. He has more than 20 years of experience in leading internet, e-commerce and media companies and has held senior leadership positions at Bertelsmann, AOL Europe, eGroups (today Yahoo! Groups), eBay, studiVZ and Monster. He began his career in the film and television industry at Studio Hamburg and Bavaria Film. Born in Germany, Marcus was raised in the UK and the US and is a graduate of the University of London (B. A., 1989) and the University of California at Berkeley (M. B. A., 1996).