He is motivated by embedding change so that service users, citizens, customers and ultimately businesses actually get real benefits. This has been his focus over the last decade having worked on transformation and IT enabled change programmes in health, local government, the third sector and beyond. More recently during his time at EY this has seen him developing international projects for public sector organisations to make sure the impact expands outside of just the UK.
For the last five years Mark was Head of Performance on Crossrail, supporting the CFO on special projects and performance analysis. As a consultant, he has supported many organisations to develop strategy, deliver projects and communicate results, in the process developing an expertise in reporting and performance data visualisation (winning ‘Consultant of the Year’ for the Crossrail Board report). The goal always being to make the complex clear.
As Finance Director in two leading UK businesses, he has enjoyed responsibility for all aspects of finance, strategy, pricing, IT and operational delivery. Mark is a governor at his local school and when not working can often be found, camera in hand, seeking to get the elusive perfect landscape shot.