Group Chief Commercial Officer & CEO Eastern Europe & Middle East, SSP Group
Mark joined SSP in February 2012 as Chief Executive Officer of its UK and Ireland division and in April 2014 he was appointed Chief Commercial Officer for the SSP Group and in May 2016 also took responsibility as CEO to SSP’s Eastern Europe and Middle East. Mark began his career in merchant banking with Schroders before moving into the FMCG pharmaceutical sector, working at ICI (now Astra-Zeneca) and Colgate-Palmolive in a variety of international marketing and then management positions. Mark then joined Greene King Pub Company as Managing Director and was a board member of Greene King PLC before spending four years as Chief Executive Officer of Pizza Express Restaurants. Mark holds a degree in modern languages from Cambridge University.