Mark Barry joined MidOcean's Executive Board in 2018. Mark has deep experience in customer acquisition and retention through direct sales, specialized product distribution, and system installation work and throughout his career he has focused on recurring service to commercial and residential customers. Most recently, Mark was president of American Home Shield (AHS) and led the franchise business units at ServiceMaster Global Holdings (NASDAQ: SERV) from 2012 to 2016. While President, Mark drove annual sales growth from roughly $700 million to $1 billion, while doubling EBITDA. Mr. Barry was also a key member of the team that led SERV’s successful IPO in 2014.
Prior to AHS, Mr. Barry was President of United Technologies’ Automation and Controls Solutions Division, a $3.2 billion unit of UTC’s Climate, Controls and Security business with a global portfolio of 50 companies that design, manufacture and sell security, fire, HVAC and building automation products. Barry joined UTC through the acquisition of GE Fire and Security, where he served as President of the America’s from 2008 to 2010. Prior to that, Mr. Barry was with Tyco International from 2001 to 2007, serving as the president of Tyco’s Fire and Security Services Asia division, based in Singapore. While at Tyco Asia, he led a multinational team of 11,000 employees in 12 countries. Earlier in his career, Barry was with ADT Security Services from 1990 to 2001. Barry was also an earlier investor, advisor, and founding board member for Abode Systems, Inc, which was successfully acquired in 2018.
- Mr. Barry graduated from Georgia State University with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in management.