Training & Performance Director
As Training & Performance Director, Mark oversees all aspects of The Maritime Skills Academy as well as internal HR and facilities within The Viking Family of Companies. Within the global team, Mark is influential in the development of the company, its courses and promoting the Maritime Skills Academy as a world leading training brand. This includes the expansion of its safety course and professional development portfolio to the marine industry and to shore side commercial companies as well as maintaining the highest level of service to new and existing clients. Mark also manages all internal HR procedures and building facilities, which include Employment Law, Health & Safety and oversight to the companies various sites; Viking House, The Maritime Skills Academy and Lifeboat Centre. Having spent time a short time working on board local ferries prior to joining Viking, Mark has a good understanding of the day-to-day life at sea.