Mark’s professional career spans 20 years experience in operations, commercial and business advisory roles. Mark began his career in the New Zealand fishing industry before completing his Masters in Marine Resource Economics in the UK. He remained in the UK working for major brands including T-Mobile and Virgin, before returning to Australia to continue his career in the utilities, telecommunications and agribusiness sectors. Between 2006-8, Mark led the business case modelling team for the Optus / Elders (OPEL) Joint Venture, culminating in the awarding of $1B of government funds to OPEL for the deployment of broadband infrastructure and services to under-served communities in rural and regional Australia. Following the success of OPEL, Mark began Dimensional Edge in 2008. When not advising Dimensional Edge clients, Mark is technical lead of Geospatial Economic Modelling at PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) Australia.