Mark Medish is CEO of The Messina Group International, our division focusing on global advisory services and investments. Mark was a special assistant to President Bill Clinton at The White House where he was a senior director on the National Security Council. He also served as deputy assistant secretary of the U.S. Treasury, among other senior official posts. He has extensive experience in international finance, economic development, and security policy. He was CEO of Guggenheim International, a subsidiary of Guggenheim Partners, LLC, the financial services firm. He was a law partner at Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld, LLP. He served as a vice president at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace. He is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations. Mark was educated at Georgetown School of Foreign Service, the University of Oxford, and Harvard Law School. He plays tennis.