Mark Thomas

Managing Director

Serviceworks Group

Mark is an entrepreneur, business leader and smart cities expert. He leads international smart cities’ consulting business Serviceworks Group based in Singapore. His expertise is in smart cities planning, urban mobility, economic development, and citizen engagement. He is a regular key note speaker and media commentator on these issues. He was an elected member of Australasia's largest local authority, the Auckland Council, from 2010 to 2016. Auckland is regularly one of the top 10 most liveable cities in the world and received a special mention at the World Cities Summit. Mark is a member of the ASEAN Business Council and the USA based Smart Cities Group. He is on the boards of the New Zealand Chamber of Commerce and the Australia and New Zealand Association in Singapore. He is a member of the Australia and New Zealand Smart Cites Council Urban Mobility Taskforce. He received the Leadership Award for Outstanding Contribution towards building Smart Cities from the World Sustainability Congress.