Mr. Markson joined Bain Capital in 2020. He is an Operating Partner on the Tech Opportunities team where he drives value creation efforts across the portfolio and partners with management teams to support their key initiatives. Prior to joining Bain Capital, Mr. Markson was CSO & COO at Cengage, a multi-billion dollar, Private Equity backed, global education and technology company, where he led strategy, corporate development, channel, pricing, procurement and supply chain. Before Cengage, he was a management strategy consultant in London, Dubai and Boston, most recently as a Senior Principal in the Technology and Private Equity practices of BCG, with a focus on Go-To-Market. Earlier in his career, Mr. Markson was a technology entrepreneur in Silicon Valley, co-founding education technology and information services companies.
Mr. Markson received an MBA from the University of Michigan, where he graduated with Honors. He graduated with a BA in Political Science from Brown University.