Global Student Accommodation Names Mark Ortiz Chief Financial Officer

New York City — Global Student Accommodation (GSA) has appointed Mark Ortiz to the role of Chief Financial Officer. Ortiz will play a key role in developing the company’s business internationally and in the U.S. following the opening of GSA’s New York office.

Prior to joining GSA, Ortiz spent over 28 years in financial and operational management roles at GE across the U.S., Europe and Asia. Most recently, he served as global financial planning and analysis leader and chief diversity officer at GE Capital.

“Mark’s wealth of expertise encompassing finance, strategy and M&A, coupled with his exceptional business relationships complements the GSA team across the U.S. and Europe, and will be instrumental in enabling us to execute on our strategy and strengthen our operations,” says Alec Burger, chair of GSA.