Mark joined ICMM in February 2009 with an initial focus on ICMM’s environment and health and safety programmes. His time is now primarily focused on ICMM’s health and safety work which is aimed at facilitating substantive improvements in the performance of ICMM member companies and associations, as well as across the broader mining and metals industry. Mark manages a range of projects involving cross-member learning on health and safety, risk and critical control management, occupational health and benchmarking. He is also involved in ICMM's global review of tailings storage facility standards and critical controls.
Prior to ICMM Mark held various administrative roles in the UK civil service. Mark holds a BSc in Environmental Earth Science and an MSc in Environmental Monitoring and Analysis from Aberystwyth University.