Mark is an Anglo-Australian PR Executive and the founder and CEO of BTP Advisers – a multi-award winning public relations company based in London, with teams in Washington DC and Paris. Mark has advised governments and aspiring opposition leaders from Europe, Africa and Asia on international communications strategy. These include the administrations of Presidents Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria, Uhuru Kenyatta of Kenya, Paul Kagame of Rwanda, and Ellen Johnson Sirleaf of Liberia. Mark has also advised winning election campaigns and ballots in the UK, France, Lithuania, Georgia, Bangladesh, Kenya, Nigeria, and Tanzania – amongst others. Prior to setting up BTP, Mark was Communications Officer for the worldwide Vodafone Group – where he was responsible for launching the mobile network’s ground-breaking M-PESA mobile money transfer service in Kenya – as well as Vice-President for Communications for Deutsche Asset Management.