Mark Woodward


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Mark joined VRA Partners in 2015.  Prior to joining VRA, Mark worked as an Analyst and Associate at Bank of America Merrill Lynch in New York City, where he spent six years advising investment banking clients on capital raising and mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, leveraged buyouts and capital structure alternatives.  Mark focused on the Consumer & Retail and Basic Materials industries, executing transactions in several sectors, including specialty retail, apparel, food & beverage, restaurants, consumer products, chemicals, paper & packaging, metals & mining and building products.

During business school, Mark interned with the Mergers & Acquisitions team at Eastman Chemical Company based in Kingsport, TN.  Prior to attending business school, he taught English for one year in Shanghai, China.

Mark received a B.S./B.A. in Management & Accounting from Washington and Lee University in 2005 and an M.B.A. from the Fuqua School of Business at Duke University in 2012