Marcus was born in the UK & educated at St Edwards Oxford & the École Supérieur de Commerce in Bordeaux (France). Marcus spent 9 years with Renault-Nissan (ranked #1 by sales globally) in Paris serving as Global B2B Finance Controller & then Head of Brand, Product & Pricing for the UK. Marcus spent 4 years with Avis Budget Group EMEA overseeing Fleet Procurement, OEM Marketing & Asset Optimization (where he introduced technology to predict demand & optimize vehicle supply to increase operating returns). This led to Marcus joining Yahoo to lead Automotive & then the EMEA Strategic Client business. In 2014 Marcus joined Quantcast (global leader – Machine-driven Analytics, Audience Measurement & Programmatic Advertising Technology) to help build the EMEA & subsequently Global Advertiser & Agency business.