Mark Lazar

Interim Executive Vice President, Strategy

Mark LazarAn experienced CEO and COO, Mark comes to SVCF with a strong record of effectively leading companies through critical transitions; recently he has turned his efforts to nonprofits. Over his professional career Mark has managed a dozen technology companies in moments of significant transition, where he has led restructuring, strategic repositioning, and organizational redesign resulting in substantial value creation. In addition to his almost 30 years of professional work, Mark is also a passionate volunteer for youth – and has been a foster parent, an outreach volunteer on the streets of San Francisco, prison counselor for teens in juvenile justice, board chairman at Fresh Lifelines for Youth (FLY), and most recently, the COO for