Mr Mark Valena
BBus, CA, GAICD
Mark is an experienced director, CEO and executive with deep expertise in the insurance and health sectors, strategy development, M&A, capital and financial management, and risk management. Mark has a reputation as an effective, confident, knowledgeable leader and collaborator, helping make the complex simple, and operating from a position of trust, respect, and empathy. Currently a non-executive director, Mark holds in addition to being a director of MIPS, director positions as the Chair of a specialist motor insurer, a committee member (director) of a specialist professional indemnity insurer, a health insurer, and a disability support services organisation. Mark has consulted in strategy, problem solving, operational performance, governance, and risk.
A hands-on practitioner of a wide range of frameworks and tools that can assist teams to set strategy, manage implementation, improve performance, improve decision making, identify and resolve issues, and increase accountability. He is an experienced and highly capable facilitator. Mark also provides coaching and mentoring formally and informally. He sees coaching as a capability that all leaders should develop and practice.