Originally from Dublin, Mark has literally been around the world chasing his dreams.
Starting his career as an Architect in Ireland, he discovered a love for 3D and set up his own architectural visualisation company.
Building from this he retrained as an Animator, moving to the UK to work in the games industry.
Emigrating to Melbourne, (Australia) he became the Technical Art Manager at Transmission Games with responsibilities including in house mentoring.
Education became his primary focus, lecturing in several top Australian universities and industry training with Ford, HTV, Pluralsight and Pixar.
In 2017 he moved to Vancouver, (Canada) to work as a trainer with Dneg, on shows such as “Wonder Woman”, “Annihilation” and the Oscar winning “Blade Runner 2049”.
In 2018 he completed his circumnavigation, in order to work with Industrial Light and Magic in London as their Technical Trainer!