MarkPaintingMark joined NAATI as Chief Executive Officer in August 2015. Prior to this appointment, he held a number of corporate, commercial and operational roles at senior executive levels in the Australian and NSW Public Sectors, most recently in the Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIBP).

Prior to joining the Australian Public Service (APS), Mark worked in the NSW public service in a number of corporate and operational roles within the water industry.

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 from the University of Sydney (Graduate School of Government), a Graduate Certificate in Management and a Bachelor of Business Degree. Mark is a Graduate Member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Management.