Mark was part of the founding team who conceived and established PMF, becoming its first Chairman in 2011. He is a practicing consultant in Obstetrics and Gynaecology at Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. In 2003 as chairman of the SAFE Study group he was actively involved in providing the evidence that supported the benefit of training locally and together.

Mark has been actively involved in the teaching and development of obstetric emergency training in the UK and worldwide