Mark C. Healy is President and Chief Executive Officer of the AST Group, a North American group of companies servicing issuers, investors, and mutual fund companies. Prior to joining AST in 2009, Mark was Executive Vice President for National Financial Services, a Fidelity Investments company. He was responsible for all of National Financial’s sales and relationship teams — covering over 325 broker dealer clients nationwide, custody of almost $700B in assets and execution of over 1 million daily trades. Mark has over 32 years of experience in the financial services sector. Mark received the 2014 LaGuardia Community College Foundation Innovative Leadership Award. Additionally, Mark received HeartShare’s 2011 Monsignor Thomas G. Hagerty Humanitarian Award and was a 2011 Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year finalist. Mark is on the Board of Directors of the LaGuardia Community College Foundation and on the Board of Directors for Citizen Schools.