Mark Owen, Programme Manager, works with the Workplace Strategy Group within Corporate Consulting for EMEA. He has practical experience in all aspects of program management, leading teams and delivery of projects and defining client initiatives.
Mark’s principal role is to support clients with all aspects of project and program management process associate with the transition, restructuring and implementation of new workplace strategies. This involves working within organisations at all levels and managing the project team to drive the project team and deliver the client objectives as follows;
Governance: Defining roles and responsibilities, and providing oversight
Management: Planning and administering both projects and the overall program
Financial management: Implementation of specific fiscal practices and controls
Infrastructure: The program office, technology, and other factors in the work environment supporting the program effort
Planning: activities that take place at multiple levels, with different goals. The program plan is not a traditional plan
Working with a major bank and existing project team leading several strategies and initiative supporting the CRE team to drive sustainable savings within the bank.
Designing and developing program management initiatives within the Workplace Strategy Group to assist in the delivery of projects for existing and future clients. The outcome(s) of a programme effort can have a significant impact upon business and product viability.
Mark’s career experience has spanned across design, client organisation and consultancy, which provides clients with broad base of experience knowledge to draw upon.
His career has seen him work extensively and successfully throughout Europe. Mark has the proven track record to drive and deliver projects. With a solid reputation for getting projects delivered on time and within budget.
In addition to management of consultant teams in the preparation of project budgets and timelines, negotiation of construction contracts he has been responsible for delivering in a cost effective and timely manner a significant number of real estate projects extensive office fit outs across various business sectors.