For the last 14 years, Mark has managed the Fallodon Estate in Northumberland. It consists of an in-hand farm, let farms, woodland and biomass, residential housing, a tourism venture and housing development. Mark spent 19 years at Schroders as a fund manager. He is now on the board of two London listed investment trusts and is a trustee of the Weston Park Foundation.
Mark has been actively involved in the CLA for 14 years having chaired the Legal and Parliamentary and Property Rights Committee and Environment Committee. He is currently serving as CLA President.