Mark Norman is a Managing Partner at FM Capital and serves on the boards of the following FM Capital portfolio companies: AutoPay, Gatik, GuardKnox, Lunewave, Motorq, NextDroid and Optimus Ride.
Mark has significant experience leading both early stage and global businesses in the automotive manufacturing, service and mobility industries. He started washing cars at the local Chrysler dealership in high school and ultimately was named CEO of Chrysler Canada. From there, he was recruited to become CEO of Flexcar, a nascent car-sharing company. He successfully negotiated the sale of Flexcar to rival Zipcar, where as president, he led the company’s expansion into over 25 major cities and more than 300 college campuses, creating the world’s largest carsharing network. Mark and the team managed the company’s IPO on the NASDAQ and subsequent sale to Avis Budget Group.
He has also served as Managing Director of Summit Systems, a European technology startup as well as a top operating executive for The Herb Chambers Companies, a top-20 US dealer group.
Mark has been featured at leading conferences, speaking on innovation, customer experience, and building winning teams. Mark holds an undergraduate degree from Rice University and an MBA from the Harvard Business School. Mark and his family reside near Boston.