Having joined the NHS from school as a trainee accountant, Mark has amassed eighteen years experience as an NHS finance director and Chief Executive. He is a past chairman of the Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA) He chaired ACCA’s Healthcare Network Panel over a number of years and was elected to ACCA Council in 2010.

He has developed and delivered Financial and Corporate Governance training and has always been committed to staff training and development.

Mark has studied a number of health financing systems across the world and has worked closely with the Department of Health on the development of Payment by Results. Mark’s current passion is about aligning service, quality and financial incentives and NHS whole system working in the interest of patients

Previously a PCT Chief Executive and Finance Director of Hospital Trusts and Health Authorities, Mark was latterly Chief Executive at Hinchingbrooke Health Care NHS Trust.

He has been assisting Milton Keynes Hospital NHS FT.