Mark Horncastle

General Counsel

Mark Horncastle joined Investcorp as a Managing Director and as its General Counsel in August 2017.

Mark joined Investcorp following 17 years at GE Capital, where he started as General Counsel for GE’s European Private Equity business in 2000 before leading the European M&A Legal Teams for GE Commercial Finance and then GE Capital in 2004 and 2009 respectively.  Mark then became GE Capital Real Estate’s General Counsel for Europe in 2011 and its global business in 2015, before becoming the General Counsel for GE Capital International in 2016.

Mark started his legal career in London at Freshfields, an international law firm, where he spent eight years prior to joining Nomura International in 1999 as a Transaction Manager for its Corporate Finance team before he subsequently joined GE Capital. He has an MA (Hons) in Law from Cambridge University and completed his Law Society Finals at the College of Law, York.