Mark was appointed Chief Information Officer in July 2020.
Mark has over 30 years’ Information Systems experience, working across a number of international, consumer facing and digitally enabled businesses.
Before joining pladis, Mark served as Interim Group CIO at the Post Office Limited, Group IT Director at Holland & Barrett International, and led the technology function across 39 countries within the Europe, Middle East and Africa region at Starbucks. He has also held senior technology roles at McDonald’s and the Whitbread Group plc in the UK. In these roles, Mark was responsible for creating technology teams and strategies for driving digital transformation.
Mark is on the board of trustees for the Florence Nightingale Hospice Charity and is also a Director of their retail trading arm.