Mark grew up in the English Lake District and knows the area inside out. He has put up new routes in the Lake District, winter and summer climbing, as well as on the Isle of Skye. He has climbed Himalayan peaks including Tharpa chuli and Singu chuli, and led expeditions to Morocco, Jordan, Ethiopia, Kenya, Malawi and India.
Currently working as the Managing Director of Exped Adventure, Mark is a highly experienced Expedition Leader and Climbing Guide with over 20 years of mountaineering experience. Mark has led a variety of expeditions to the far corners of the globe and he specialises in technical mountaineering and remote trekking expeditions.