Marcus was born in the U.K. and educated at St. Edwards Oxford and the École Supérieure de Commerce in Bordeaux (France). Marcus spent 9 years with Renault-Nissan (ranked No. 1 by sales globally) in Paris, serving as Global B2B Finance Controller and then Head of Brand, Product & Pricing for the U.K.
Marcus spent 4 years with Avis Budget Group EMEA overseeing Fleet Procurement, OEM Marketing & Asset Optimization where he introduced technology to predict, demand, and optimize vehicle supply to increase operating returns. This led to Marcus joining Yahoo to lead Automotive and then the EMEA Strategic Client business.
In 2014, Marcus joined Quantcast, the global leader in Machine-driven Analytics, Audience Measurement & Programmatic Advertising Technology, to help build the EMEA and subsequently Global Advertiser & Agency business.