Mark Pihlens is Head of Mergers and Acquisitions of Henley & Partners UK and a member of the firm’s Residence and Citizenship Practice Group. As an experienced business manager and consultant, he has a wealth of experience in senior commercial roles, including most recently as a founding Director and CEO of InvestUK Ltd, a successful immigration-related investment consultancy, where he developed a market leading program for UK Tier 1 Entrepreneur clients. As well as advising clients and intermediaries on international residence and citizenship solutions available to their clients through the firm, Mark also leads the management of operations in the London Office. He holds an Economics degree from UCL and an MBA from Imperial College Business School. He is also a volunteer business mentor at UCL's enterprise program for London entrepreneurs.