Mark graduated in architecture from Newcastle University and has over 20 years of international experience in collaborative project delivery, IT infrastructure and design applications. Moving to Hong Kong in 2003 led to 10+ years of experience in Asia coupled with extensive CAD / BIM and project management for a top international design firm, operating across ten offices in eight countries. As Regional IT Director for Asia, Mark played a significant role in the initial opening, rapid growth and advancement of technology in design studios across the region – Hong Kong, Shanghai, Singapore, Beijing and Kuala Lumpur – with projects across all sectors.
Mark has been responsible for technology adoption on several large-scale project teams and has been involved on a range of projects including retail, mixed use, transport and hospitality as well as high-profile commercial and corporate interiors. Specific roles have included overall BIM planning, project information management and collaboration strategies.
As a designer, Mark is capable of engaging with BIM process and workflow right from concept design stage and is able to blend the design process with technology solutions and in-depth understanding of IT infrastructure to facilitate a collaborative working platform for overall project delivery.
Mark is also able to provide well-researched and detailed practical advice to clients on BIM and project management systems per project or corporate-wide, as well as advice and support to project teams, designers, contractors and owners on all aspects of design management, document management, BIM capability, adoption of BIM, collaboration and building lifecycle management.