Mark Baker is a Member of ADM Capital Europe LLP and is the senior Investment Adviser to the Permal ADM Europe Debt Fund. He joined ADM Capital in 2006 from Goldman Sachs where within Fixed Income, Currency and Commodities (FICC), he spent 6 years investing the firm's capital in distressed debt opportunities in the US and Europe. Mark also spent 2 years in Goldman's Real Estate Principal Investment Area (REPIA) structuring and financing real estate acquisitions made by the Whitehall Fund. Prior to joining Goldman Sachs, Mark was Co-Chief Operating Officer of the Gotham Hospitality Group which acquired, developed and managed 6 hotels in New York City. The hotels were sold to CSFB in 1998. Mark holds a BA and an MA from Oxford University and a Masters of Business Administration from The Stern School of Business, New York University.