Co-Founder & Co-Chief Executive Officer
Mark Gatto is Co-Founder, Co-Chief Executive Officer and Co-President of CION Investment Group and CION Investment Corporation (CIC). He is also a Director and Co-Chief Executive Officer of CION Ares Management and CION Ares Diversified Credit Fund (CADC). Mr. Gatto serves on the investment committee of CIC and the investment allocation committee of CADC.
Mr. Gatto joined CION in 1999. He served as Executive Vice President and Chief Acquisitions Officer from May 2007 through January 2008. He served as Executive Vice President of Business Development from May 2006 through May 2007 and Vice President of Marketing from August 2005 through February 2006. He was also Associate General Counsel from November 1999 until October 2000.
Previously, Mr. Gatto was an executive for a leading international product development and marketing company from 2000 through 2003. Later, he co-founded a specialty business-consulting firm in New York City where he served as its managing partner before re-joining CION in 2005. He was also an attorney in private practice prior to joining the firm.
Mr. Gatto received an an M.B.A from the W. Paul Stillman School of Business at Seton Hall University, a J.D. from Seton Hall University School of Law, and a B.S. from Montclair State University.