In the past 20 years Mark has gained experience as a versatile leader in the Healthcare and Information Technology industries. As a result from this broad experience, he acts with an open mind and enjoys connecting people and organizations. Mark's approach is to build successful teams with eye for talent development and balancing the fun to pioneer new avenues with achieving results. 

Currently Mark is responsible for the global integration of VitalHealth Software within Philips. Prior to his current role, Mark led the Connected Care and IT businesses in the Benelux and developed partnerships with healthcare providers, grew scale ups and laid the foundation for its consultancy practice. He joined Philips in 2007 where he founded the partnerships venture in Europe, being based in Madrid. Prior to joining Philips, Mark took on various commercial and business development roles in the telecommunications industry, at Nortel. He holds a master’s degree from the VU University Amsterdam, Netherlands.