Mark is Chair of the WNO Board and Trustees. A former Managing Partner of Ernst & Young UK, Mark was educated at Pontypridd Grammar School and the London School of Economics. He is a keen supporter of opera, first attending a performance of WNO for his twelfth birthday. He also loves the visual arts, including involvement with sponsorship and support of major exhibitions in London. Mark is an experienced Chair of private equity backed businesses and was also a non-executive Director at the London School of Economics, where he chaired the Finance Committee.