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UK based co-operative and community entrepreneur, delivering advice and support around all aspects of co-operative and other social enterprise development, management and governance.
Mark is a founder member of the Fox and Goose Co-operative Pub, Pennine Community Power, Platform 6 Development Co-operative and currently occupies the co-operative development seat on the board of Co-operatives UK.
Mark is also currently a member of the UK Co-operative Governance Expert Reference Panel.
Mark has particular expertise in the following areas:
Designing legal and organisational structures Participatory planning with large groups Business planning Governance health checks – bespoke governance audit of your organisation. Community finance and sustainable non-grant dependent finance in general Delivering training within organisations or workshops within conferences Speaking at events about co-operation and sustainable economies and systems. Creation of resources including guides and web content.