Mark Maruszewski has been Partner of StepStone since October 2010. Mr. Maruszewski co-leads StepStone’s secondary practice and is involved in various other management and investment activities. Prior to joining StepStone in October 2010, Mr. Maruszewski was Partner at Pomona Capital, where he co-led the firm’s primary, secondary and coinvestment practices, representing over $6 billion in total commitments from 2000 to 2010. From 1998 to 2000, Mr. Maruszewski was a member of the direct investment team of Stratum Group, a mid-market energy focused private equity platform, where he sourced, analyzed and oversaw various energy investments in the U.S. and Canada. From 1989 to 1996, Mr. Maruszewski was an officer with Brown Brothers Harriman & Co. where he held varying positions within the firm’s global securities services business. Mr. Maruszewski received his B.S. from Allegheny College and his MBA from Georgetown University. He is also a CFA charter holder. We believe that Mr. Maruszewski’s extensive experience in private market investments qualifies him to serve on our board of directors.