Our Senior Advisor, Mark Ostryn, is a consummate business professional with over thirty years’ experience as a business entrepreneur, mergers & acquisition authority, business valuer and advisor for business value creation.

With deep understanding of the requirements of business buyers, Mark’s experience achieves the very best outcomes for his clients across more than 50 industry sectors including technology, food & beverages and health & beauty.

As a business owner Mark has built companies in financial software, road safety technology, marketing services and IT distribution. As a venture capitalist he has evaluated and developed businesses, managed sale transactions and was instrumental in pioneering the development of online shopping in Europe.

Mark holds a Masters in Applied Finance from Macquarie University, and lectures on subjects ranging from Business Valuation & Due Diligence to Competitive Intelligence.  Aside from his practical experience, he has analysed Australian merger and acquisition transactions over several years and developed programmes for his clients that help them achieve the very best sale or acquisition outcome.  

Mark’s clients appreciate his creativity in formulating ideas, his informality and his depth of understanding and empathy for his clients’ challenges.

Mark’s 2021 goal is to achieve his long-standing ambition of completing his book titled “Selling a Business That Buyers Really Value. The business owners guide to a lucrative exit deal”.

Clients interested in discussing business sales, acquisitions, valuation and value creation matters with Mark can book a confidential and complimentary consultation by calling 1300 892 717 (+61 2 7208 7970) or emailing info@groves.com.au.