|Born||Mark Langhorn Coombs|
April 1960 (age 58)
|Alma mater||St John’s College, Cambridge|
|Occupation||CEO, Ashmore Group|
|Net worth||$1.8 billion|
Mark Langhorn Coombs (born April 1960) is a British billionaire businessman, CEO of the Ashmore Group.
Coombs' first career job was in 1983 in the Latin American department at Grindlays Bank, which was later acquired by the Australia and New Zealand Banking Group. In 1998, he started Ashmore as a new division of the company. In 1999, Coombs led a management buyout, and took Ashmore public in 2006. He later bought the money manager Emerging Market Management. In 2007, he held 42.5% of the Ashmore Group.
- "Ashmore Group plc". Companies House. Retrieved 10 August 2015.
- Burgess, Kate (27 February 2007). "Ashmore's reluctant debutante". FT. Retrieved 31 December 2014.
- "Mark Coombs". Forbes. Retrieved 31 December 2014.
- "Low profile city financier to join dollar billionaire club". ES. 15 September 2006. Retrieved 31 December 2014.