Chief Executive, appointed September 2008
Appointed September 2008.
Mark is Chief Executive of Home Group, with 55,000 homes under management across Scotland and England and one of the largest providers of supported housing, providing 12,000 customers with mental and physical health issues with accommodation-based support. Home Group is also one of the largest developers of housing in the UK with a turnover of some £420 million per annum. It was voted the UK's best Landlord and best Housing Association in 2014 and 2016.
Mark is currently a director and trustee of Whiteley Village Trust and a board member of Homes England. He ran his own business before joining Home Group, before that had worked with the RDA as Operations Director and a variety of regeneration and economic development jobs across the country in local government, most recently as Chief Executive of one of the largest County Councils in the country. He is also a former Board Member for the National Housing Federation and former Chair of Homes for the North.
Mark is a petrol head, he races a Yamaha in classic motorcycle races and is a season ticket holder at Newcastle United.