Mark Phillips by Shannon | Mar 11, 2022 Mark Phillips Founding Partner & Head of Business Partnerships Mark Phillips is an action-oriented strategist with a strong track record working with teams of all sizes, from pre-seed startups to multi-national corporations. Before launching 11 Tribes Ventures, Mark was a management consultant, focused on M&A between corporations and growth stage startups. He advised on deals totaling more than $750M, actively supporting clients throughout the due diligence and post-merger integration processes. Mark earned his MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, focusing heavily on entrepreneurial finance and strategic management. He is an adjunct professor of finance at his alma mater, Wheaton College.