Mark Whitby has over 20 years' experience as a technology and telco executive working for multi-national companies such as Intel, Vodafone and Seagate in various leadership and GM roles. He now provides board-level support to fast-growing technology companies looking to scale their businesses and develop their commercial functions.
He is a non-executive director on the board of CMS Distribution, a specialist distributor, supplying business and consumer technologies in the UK, Ireland, the Netherlands, Sweden, Spain, France, Australia, China and USA. He is also on the Board of UK based Totalmobile, a private equity backed software business as a commercial NED and was a founding investor and NED in a UK consumer/tech start up business, Candy Mechanics. He is a Board Advisor to the UK start up Chargifi who are a leading provider of wireless charging technology. He was also recently the Non-executive Chair of Codeplay, a UK private equity backed software business specialising in AI tools and solutions.
Throughout his career Mark has led regional and global teams, and delivered significant growth and turnaround on a number of occasions. He enjoys working with companies of any size who are innovative and disruptive. Mark provides executive coaching support to senior leaders in business, and is a volunteer coach in the UK Teach First program.