Mark has extensive global experience in delivering crisis management and business resilience to organisations. He has vast experience in delivering enterprise-wide crisis & emergency management programs for organisations and has mentored and guided C-suite executives and board members on how to prepare organisations to deal with crisis situations from the boardroom to the mailroom. Not only has Mark led security teams domestically but has operated all over the world and has extensive experience in the Asia Pacific region.

Career Highlights

Managing and coordinating organizational response and recovery efforts for organisations across Asia through the COVID-19 pandemic.Managed and delivered Crisis Management to Foreign Multinational Corporations through the 2019 extensive Hong Kong civil unrestDelivered significant strategic market Intelligence assessment of PPE segment altering the organisations market positioning and delivered significant growth (30%)Commander of the Australian Counter Terrorism Intelligence deliver 2007 - 2015

Work Experience

Mark began his career at the New South Wales Police Force delivering intelligence requirements and serving as the National CT Intelligence Advisor to Australian and New Zealand Governments. He then transitioned to the position of Chief Operating Officer at Global Business Resilience (GBR), a diverse crisis management and emergency management company delivering world-class consultancy, training and response management services to governments and Industry. Mark is currently the Director for the Great China Region at Pinkerton. Through this role, he has demonstrated a record of commercial success and strong cultural and multi-national business knowledge in Europe/United Kingdom, Africa, Middle East, USA and Asia Pacific.

Education & Training

Masters of Business Administration from University of Sydney (Completed in top 10% of class and invited to become a leadership coach for subsequent MBA courses) Cyber Security for Organisations from Harvard University, Cambridge MA, USAGraduate of The Australian Institute of Company Directors 


Emergency Management, Crisis Management, Risk Management, Intelligence, Business Continuity, Crisis Evacuations, Cyber Security, Leadership, Policy & Procedure Development, Customer Engagement, Close Personal Protection/Executive Protection, Investigations, Negotiations


Australian Institute of Company Directors (AICD)Australasian Institute of Professional Intelligence Officers (AIPIO)Risk Management Institute of Australasia (RMIA)



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