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Mark Suster is a partner at GRP Partners. He joined the firm in 2007 after having previously worked with GRP for nearly 8 years as a two-time entrepreneur. Most recently Mark was Vice President, Product Management at (NASDAQ: CRM) following its acquisition of Koral, where Mark was Founder and CEO. Prior to Koral, Mark was Founder and CEO of BuildOnline, the largest independent global content collaboration company focused on the engineering and construction sectors, which was acquired by SWORD Group (PARIS: SWP). Earlier in his career, Mark spent nearly ten years working for Accenture in Europe, Japan and the U.S.

Mark received a BA in Economics from the University of California, San Diego, and an MBA from the University of Chicago. He grew up in the U.S. and is also a citizen of the UK.

Mark led the investment in Factual and currently sits on the Boards of the following companies in GRP’s portfolio:,, Burstly, Factual, GumGum, Pose and Ring Revenue.

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Partner, GRP Partners

All Appearances (in reverse date order)

  1. May 11 2012

    The Entrepreneur Association Conference is the largest professional event at UCLA Anderson. Past years’ conferences have attracted more than 500 students, faculty and business professionals from Southern California’s entrepreneurial community.…

  2. Nov 03 2011

    Last November, industry leaders, disruptors, creators, distributors and investors gathered in West Hollywood for the day-long “paidContent Entertainment: The Battle for the Digital Home.” This year, we’ll bring the same mix together for an…

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  • General Partner at GRP Partners
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