Mark King

Mr. Mark King is a Founding Partner of Strait Lane Capital Partners. He is an active business entrepreneur and philanthropist. In 2006, Mr. King served as Chief Executive Officer of ACS, a global provider of business process and information technology outsourcing services and Fortune 500 company. Since 2007, Mr. King has acted as President of the MMK Foundation.

Mr. King joined ACS in 1988, and held various executive positions throughout his tenure. During his 18-year career at ACS, Mr. King was instrumental in building the firm from a start-up company to a global, $6 billion outsourcing services leader with more than 50,000 employees worldwide. He was a key contributor in the company’s initial public offering in 1994. He acted as Chief Financial Officer from 1995 to 2001, and was promoted to Chief Operating Officer in 2001 and President in 2002. He was named Chief Executive Officer in 2005, and was CEO until 2006.

While at ACS, Mr. King successfully completed more than 75 acquisitions with an aggregate purchase price and total annual revenues in excess of $4 billion. During his tenure as an executive officer, ACS consistently maintained one of the best track records in the industry for financial performance, growth, service, and client satisfaction. Prior to joining ACS, Mr. King held a variety of positions of increasing responsibility at MTech Corp., Santa Fe Minerals, and PricewaterhouseCoopers.

Mr. King is active in a variety of business, civic, and charitable organizations. He is an accomplished speaker and has addressed several groups on topics including performing successful mergers and acquisitions, applying managerial best practices, and producing business success.

Mr. King founded the MMK Foundation, a 501(c)(3) charitable organization in 2007. The MMK Foundation was formed to support important social issues including education, environmental, health and welfare advocacy primarily for women and children. Mr. King is also actively involved with a variety of charities and civic organizations that promote and support the arts, education, relief efforts, and healthcare for those in need.

A native Texan and graduate of Bryan Adams High School in Dallas, Mr. King is a summa cum laude graduate of the University of Texas at Austin, with a B.B.A. in Accounting. He is a certified public accountant.

Mr. King is married and has one child and he resides with his family in Dallas, Texas.

July 2021

Strait Lane Announces Acquisition of TTI Sports International

DALLAS, TX – July 7th, 2021 – Strait Lane Capital Partners, LLC (“Strait Lane”), a family-owned private investment firm, is pleased to announce its acquisition of TTI Sports International, Ltd. (“TTI”). The transaction was completed using a combination of equity from Strait Lane families and its investors, as well as senior debt financing provided by East […] more

May 2020

Strait Lane Moves Into New Office

DALLAS, TX – MAY 2020 – Strait Lane has officially moved into its new office located on West Lovers Lane between Inwood and Lemmon.   Strait Lane’s official address is now: 4448 West Lovers Lane Dallas, TX 75209 more

December 2019

Strait Lane Announces Sale of Arise Holdings Inc.

DALLAS, TX – December 9th, 2019 – Strait Lane Capital Partners, LLC ("Strait Lane") is pleased to announce it has completed the sale of Arise Holdings, Inc. (“Arise”).Founded in 1994 and acquired in March 2018 by an investor group led by Strait Lane, Arise is an on-demand customer management business process management platform, offering a customer management platform and product support services across North America and... more