Mark Taranto is a Portfolio Operations Manager at Raven and is responsible for accounting, monitoring and reporting on Raven investments. Mr. Taranto has extensive investment and hedge fund accounting experience, having been in the industry for over a decade. Prior to joining Raven, Mr. Taranto was the Credit Portfolio Controller at Harvard Management Company (“HMC”), the investment management arm of Harvard University with a total endowment of over $35 billion, where he accounted for investments within fixed income credit markets for HMC’s Public Markets platform. Prior to HMC, Mr. Taranto held accounting supervisory roles at BNY Mellon, Equinoxe Alternative Investment Services and JP Morgan Chase. Mr. Taranto received his BS in Accounting from the Smeal College of Business at The Pennsylvania State University and is a Certified Public Accountant, Certified Management Accountant, and a CAIA charterholder.