Mark has more than 30 years’ experience in the maritime industry focusing on key aspects of ship management and corporate activities. Prior to Ardmore he was Vice President, Strategy and Planning for Teekay Marine Services, Teekay Corporation’s internal ship management function.
Mark’s experience includes 11 years at sea rising to the rank of Chief Engineer with Safmarine and latterly AP Moller, including time served on-board bulk carriers, salvage tugs, tankers, general cargo, reefer and container ships.
Mark has held several senior management roles ashore specializing in integrating acquisitions covering all facets of ship management, as well as sale & purchase, newbuilding supervision, personnel management, procurement, fleet management and technical supervision.
He is a Director of the West of England P&I Club, in addition to currently being the Chairman of IPTA (the International Parcel Tanker Association) and sits on the Carbon War Room as an advisory Board member.