Mark holds a honours degree in Mechanical Engineering from Northumbria University in Newcastle upon Tyne. He began his subsea career in 2004 as a Flexible Pipe Engineer with Wellstream in Newcastle upon Tyne, then relocating to the South East Asia region in 2010. He has predominantly worked in Oil and Gas sector but also has experience in mining, air handling system and power generation. During his time at Shell (Malaysia) gained expertise in the subsea systems, well intervention and delivery management. In 2019 Mark joined Baker Hughes in Perth as a Lead Systems Engineer working in early engagement, FEED and tendering.