Mark Summerhayes

Mark Summerhayes

Non-Executive Director


Mark is an expert in the financial, telecommunications and industrial sectors, commencing his career with 7 years at Bain and Company, London.  

In 1996, Mark co-founded the private equity partnership, SB Capital Partners, and set about working on buy-out transactions. During this time, he set up and built out the investment sourcing and evaluation network across Europe. On the back of this success Bain Capital launched its first dedicated European buy-out fund. 

In 2001 Mark joined Smedvig Capital as a Managing Director and one of the Senior Executives responsible for investing, managing, and reporting on a diversified A$350m private equity portfolio. 



  • Graduate of Cambridge University
  • Board of Directors for Device Technologies.  
  • Chairman of Placard Pty Ltd.  
  • Director of Interiorco, Ausreo and Instant Access. 
Mark Summerhayes