A certified Charter Financial Analyst, Mark Herbek is Senior Research Analyst/Partner at Cleveland Research Company, one of the largest independent research firms in existence today with 50 research analysts/associates and 70 total employees. Mark was one of 43 original partners to help launch the company in 2006. Cleveland Research has been recognized as a differentiated sell-side research model due primarily to the proprietary nature of its research product and a distribution limited to 125 firms. Institutional Investor magazine recently recognized Cleveland Research as the #2 ranked boutique research provider. Mark works directly with CEO and Director of Research, Eric Bosshard. Mark and Eric actively publish detailed industry information on homecenters, building products suppliers (both residential and non-residential, including the security industry), and drug stores.
Mark’s prior positions include serving as Equity Research Associate at Credit Suisse Boston in New York, Investment Officer/Portfolio Manager at First Merit Asset Management in Cleveland, and Management Program Portfolio Manager at National Bank of Omaha.
Mark earned a bachelor’s degree in biology, with a minor in business, from Hastings College in 2000. He and his spouse Suzanne are the parents of a son, Benjamin.