Mark Thomas

Mark is an international business leader specialising in global smart city development. His expertise is in new mobility, city digitisation strategy, blockchain utilisation and citizen engagement. He speaks and writes regularly on these issues.
Mark founded the Asia-Pacific based international consulting and services enterprise Serviceworks Group. He is a smart cities expert and was an elected member of Australasia's largest local authority, and the world’s 3rd most liveable city Auckland New Zealand, for six years.
He received the Leadership Award for Outstanding Contribution towards building Smart Cities from the World Sustainability Congress, and is part of the Top 50 Most Impactful Smart Cities Leaders.
Mark’s expertise also includes strategy, planning and marketing with a digital lens. He has a diverse industry background including infrastructure, health, retail, information & financial services, and in dealing with multi-ethnic communities.
He is an experienced director and has held governance roles across a range of private, public and not-for-profit organisations.
Mark is based in Auckland and Singapore.