Mark Painting

Mark joined NAATI as Chief Executive Officer in July 2015 and has overseen the organisational transformation of NAATI including the implementation of the national system of Certification

Prior to this appointment, he held a number of corporate, commercial and operational roles at senior executive levels in the Australian Public Service. In addition to his public sector career, Mark also has experience as a Director on a commercial board and a number of governance and audit committees. In addition, he has experience as a part time lecturer/tutor at TAFE and university levels.

Mark holds a Masters of Public Administration, a Graduate Certificate in Public Sector Management and a Bachelor of Business Degree. Mark is a Graduate Member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors, a Fellow of the Institute of Management and Leadership and an Executive Fellow of the Australia and New Zealand School of Government (ANZSOG).