|Real name:||Hugh Marder|
|First Appearance:|| As Hugh Marder:|
Detective Comics #2 (October, 2011)
As Mr. Toxic:
Detective Comics #6 (February, 2012)
|Created by:||Tony Daniel|
|Affiliations:|| The Penguin|
Hugh Marder is the CEO of Mecha-North Corp. a recent acquisition of Wayne Enterprises. He is also the villain known as Mr. Toxic.
While dealing with the Dollmaker, Bruce Wayne's company, Wayne Enterprises, ends up aqcuiring tech corporation Mecha-North. One day, CEO Hugh Marder meets with Bruce, prior to the deal's finalization to inform him that Wayne Enterprises has been out bid by Q-Core, Oliver Queen's corporation. Despite the outbidding, Marder informs Bruce that he's decided to accept Wayne Enterprises offer instead, feeling as if it would be more beneficial for both parties involved, despite the lower bid.
As Mr. Toxic, he is an upstart criminal under The Penguin's guidance.