Mark is the Immediate Past Global CEO of Herbert Smith Freehills, where he is currently a Partner & Senior Adviser. He has in excess of 20 years of senior executive experience and has worked with a wide range of diverse cultures and teams. Prior to this, Mark ran a leading corporate, capital markets and fundraising practice spanning Australia and the United Kingdom. Mark is a Director of the European Australia Business Council and The Australia Korea Business Council. He is a member of various bodies including the Business Council of Australia and the Australian Institute of Directors. He is a graduate of Sydney University, Mt Eliza Business School at Melbourne University, Harvard University and Singularity University.