Mark heads one of the UK’s largest social enterprises - with over 55,000 properties under management across Scotland and England and is the UK’s largest provider of Supported People services like Bail Accomodation, refuges for victims of domestic violence and homeless young peoples foyers. In total, these projects reach over 36,000 individual clients each year. He has nearly 30 years of experience in regeneration and business support previously running his own business, serving as Operations Director at the RDA and a range of other development jobs across the country in local government. Mark was recently Chairman of Biosystems Informatics Institute, Deputy Chair of Business Enterprise UK and Chairman of Young Enterprise North East.
DEBATING MATTERS HISTORY
Thursday 27 June:
Oxfordshire Championship at Oxford Union, in partnership with Magdalen College School and Oxford Festival of Arts
Friday 5 July:
North East Championship at Durham Sixth Form Centre
Find a list of all our previous championship events here.
SUPPORT DEBATING MATTERS
Bernie Whelan, our DM coordinator, is raising money for Debating Matters.
To stage one of our Championships for six to 12 teams costs £6,000. Find out more on Bernie’s
Wonderful fundraising page.