Mark Ackerman, CFA

Head of Portfolio Management

Mark Ackerman is a Managing Director and Head of Portfolio Management, supporting Barings’ Private Placements and Infrastructure businesses. Mark is a member of the group’s Private Placement Investment Committee and its Global Infrastructure Investment Committee. Mark is responsible for portfolio management including the firm’s third party private debt activity and secondary trading. Mark has worked in the industry for over 30 years, with the last 15 years spent in private debt. Prior to joining his current team in 2007, Mark worked on the Public Fixed Income Team where he was a credit analyst. He holds a B.B.A. in Finance from the University of Massachusetts, an M.B.A. from Western New England University and is a member of the CFA Institute.