Mark brings more than 20 years of experience of working with the manufacturing sector. In his role, Mark defines the strategy for GXS’ B2B e-commerce and integration solutions within the manufacturing industry with a strong focus on the automotive, high tech and industrial sectors.
He has worked with companies expanding their B2B capabilities exploring the benefits of outsourced B2B platforms, effectively managing supply chain disruptions and integrating ERP and B2B systems. Mark frequently speaks and is quoted by the press on improving the efficiency of manufacturing supply chains and strategies for managing offshore manufacturing operations.
Mark works closely with industry organisations including Automotive Industry Action Group (AIAG) and ODETTE in the automotive sector. He also participates in the EDIFICE high tech industry association in Europe.
Prior to GXS, Mark worked for the National B2B Centre in the UK, a government- funded organisation which helped small-to-medium-sized companies adopt all aspects of B2B technology. As part of his role, Mark was actively involved with Warwick University’s projects to drive improvement initiatives across Jaguar Land Rover.
Mark has a Master of Science in Computer Aided Engineering from Cranfield University and Master of Business Administration from Warwick Business School.
Manufacturing, automotive, high-tech, mobile, cloud, Internet of Things, supply chain risk