Mark is a Partner in the Dispute Resolution team.
Experienced in business strategy, risk management, complex contract negotiations, data protection compliance, digital competition concerns and the resolution of commercial and regulatory disputes. Mark is a specialist in the technology sector and in particular in fintech and travel technology. He also has experience in dealing with IT and digital trading platforms and with regulated financial services and insurance businesses.
Working for domestic and international clients, including Roxor Group and Advent Insurance Management Limited.
Recent examples of how Mark has supported clients include:
- guiding a digital services provider through the national framework for travel services and technology, helping them to maintain a lucrative contract for the booking and management of domestic and international travel for the UK Government;
- resolving a complex and high value dispute between a digital services provider and one of the UK’s top five banks, with the digital services provider emerging victorious after the bank was persuaded to reverse their decision to terminate a virtual card payment agreement and to offer their services on more favourable terms;
- establishing a new operational and technology risk management framework for a financial services provider, which has been so successful that it has been adopted by other FCA regulated businesses to demonstrate compliance with FCA rules; and
- supporting a specialist insurance technology provider during the development of a new online expert management system for the insurance sector by providing targeted advice on legal, regulatory and contractual considerations.