For more than 20 years, Mark has been at the forefront of community building and information provision in the next-generation identity sector. He is currently Managing Director of consulting company, Landmark Identity [ http://www.landmarkidentity.com ], which offers bespoke, strategic services to identity industry suppliers and related organisations. He is Conference Chair of connect:ID and Identity Week.
Having launched the identity industry’s pre-eminent news and information portals for the biometric and secure credential sectors (Planet Biometrics and Security Document World), he then set his sights on establishing and growing the world’s largest pure-play government-focused identity event – SDW, which then expanded to become Identity Week.
He led the formation and development of North America’s leading identity event, connect:ID, and Identity Week Asia in Singapore. He sold his company, Science Media Partners, to Terrapinn in 2018. He remains as a Strategic Advisor to the company.
Widely regarded as one of the identity industry’s leading influencers, he is regularly quoted in leading international science and business publications and is a frequent speaker and moderator at major international conferences. Mark’s mission is to bring together the right people, in the right place, at the right time, helping to spark transformational business connections – and provide insight and educational opportunities for all.