Director | IED
Interim Director of Strategy and Corporate Affairs | Sheffield City Region LEP
Mark joined the Sheffield City Region Executive Team in October 2016. His responsibilities include all aspects of the Sheffield City Region’s work on economic strategy, corporate affairs, trade and investment as well as transport policy. A key part of his work involves Government initiatives and policies which support future transport investment in the City Region, including HS2 and Transport for the North. Prior to joining Sheffield City Region, he was responsible for a range of major regeneration projects for Barnsley Metropolitan Borough Council. Mark has also worked as Senior Economic Programmes Manager at Nottingham City Council, leading on economic policy and key projects in collaboration with Government, including helping to negotiate the city’s first City Deal and establish the D2N2 Local Enterprise Partnership.