Mark has a BSc in Applied Chemistry and a MSc in Contemporary Organic Synthesis from the Manchester Metropolitan University. He joined Penman Consulting in December 2019 after spending 32 years in the chemical industry. The 1st 26 of these were with ICI and ICI legacy companies Zeneca, Avecia & Fujifilm Imaging Colorants (FFIC) initially in R&D roles culminating in leading the Synthetic Organic Chemistry Group @ FFIC before becoming the Toxicology and Regulatory Affairs Manager in 2009. He then joined Houghton International in 2013 as the Product Stewardship Manager with responsibility for Europe, Middle East & Africa supporting business activities in these regions and leading their Global GHS project and Eu REACh projects.
Mark is currently looking at opportunities to further develop Active Steward™, a specialist platform for the management of product stewardship and regulatory compliance.