Mark is an accredited business adviser and works on the Government’s Start Up Loan Scheme. He provides business advice and support for start up, SME and growing businesses. He has started and run businesses in medical devices for musculoskeletal conditions. Based on his own experience and from working with many startups he enjoys helping businesses progress from ideas to action. Prior to his career in business advising Mark spent over 20 years in Director roles heading-up complex manufacturing operations in chemicals, textiles, adhesives and coatings. Alongside his business advice experience he has specialist knowledge in process improvement, operational efficiency, certified management systems and the health and wellbeing sector.