Mark is a respected and highly regarded business leader with over 20 years experience in senior leadership and management roles and a successful domestic and international career in business and finance.
He was most recently with Deutsche Bank; the last 7 years as Managing Director and Asia Pacific Regional Business Head in Hong Kong, and previously as Managing Director in Japan. He was a member of the Senior Management Group, and was a Board Director for 3 years at Deutsche Securities Asia.
With a focus on performance, results, people, teamwork, and relationships, Mark has a strong track record of getting things done, leading and growing businesses across diverse business lines, cultures and geographies. From sales, distribution and client management, to trading, execution and transaction banking. He has extensive experience with capital markets and partnered closely with other businesses in technology and asset and wealth management, as well as working closely with companies in other industries.
He has a comprehensive and focused approach to business development including the implementation of strategy, innovation, effective communication, and change management. He is an acknowledged director of talent and teams, reflecting his passion and firm belief in the importance of people and a strong corporate culture in creating great teams and organisations.
Mark has also been active and engaged with many sports as player, coach and competitor. This has included success in rugby, having the honour of representing Australia in Rugby Union Sevens in the mid 90’s, and he has competed in triathlon, ultra endurance and marathon events across Asia Pacific and the globe.
Following his relocation back to Australia, Mark has enjoyed planned time out and has recently completed a Masters in Organisational Psychology and Change Management at INSEAD. He is an active investor, and a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and the INSEAD Alumni.