- The Organizational Project Management Specialist
- MBA, PMP, CSM, CIIPD
- International Consultant, Trainer, Coach, Practitioner
- 30 years of professional experience
- 10 years experience as Line Manager in international organizations
- 20 years of Project Management experience
- Working Languages: English, German
Mark has over 32 years of professional experience. After studying Business Management and Marketing in the USA he spent over 12 years working as line manager for a number of different functions for global organizations. As a high potential he was always looking for and trying to develop new products and sources of revenue, which inadvertently led him into projects. His first 3 projects he performed as an autodidact, while shouldering his full-time line position. He eventually got a formal 2 week training in project management, after which he realized that it was his calling. He left the line organization to help develop a competence center for project management, from which he was outsourced to a number of projects ranging in budget from 3 to 200 million euros. In this time he also founded PMI Chapters Austria and was its Chapter President for 10 years. In this time he very effectively facilitated a national community of practice through evening events, speaking engagements, publications, expert seminars and symposiums with an attendance of up to 1,200 attendees.
Mark eventually was eventually hired by a Project Management Consultancy, and has been a Senior Consultant, Practitioner, Coach and Trainer for over 18 years now. In this time he has continually expanded his managerial expertise across all branches of industry. From pharmaceutical, R&D, start-ups, IT, engineering, luxury products, construction, medical, and many more. His specialty is organizational and people development, as well as, developing and implementing Project Management Offices, He is a PMP, a CSM, a CIIPD and has an MBA in international business management.
Mark has worked and trained professionals in the USA, Austria, Germany, France, Italy, Finland, Sweden, Holland, UK, Kosovo, Albania, Serbia, Croatia, Ukraine, Russia, Bulgaria, Romania, UAE, Nigeria, Poland, Turkey, Singapore, Israel, Ireland and South Africa.