Mark Fornasiero is Managing Partner of Clarendon Capital, a private equity firm that invests in middle market companies in the transportation and logistics sector. He currently serves as Chairman of three of the firm’s investments. In 2000, Mr. Fornasiero conceived and co-founded RoadLink as Clarendon’s first investment, which became the first national company focused on pick-up/delivery of intermodal (ocean/rail) containers. Previously, Mr. Fornasiero was a management consultant in the transportation/logistics strategy practice of A.T. Kearney.
Mr. Fornasiero became involved with “I Have A Dream” in 1992 as a business school student, helping to launch the athletic program for the East Palo Alto, CA Flood School. In the following year, he co-founded the after-school program, which provided supervision, academic support, and extracurricular activities for the students. He has served on the National “ I Have A Dream” Foundation board since 2009.
Mr. Fornasiero graduated with honors from Cornell University with bachelor’s degrees in Operations Research and Economics in 1989. He earned an MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business in 1994, where he received a Public Management Program certificate and was named an Arjay Miller Scholar.