Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Before forming The Affinity Group, Marc was the Group Director of Property Management at Sircle Collection, managing their Hospitality expansion.
Prior to this, Marc was Property Services Director for IWG plc, developing and delivering the strategy for all new Regus, Spaces, Signature and No.18 locations within the EMEA, averaging over 150 new locations per annum overseeing multimillion EUR investments; his leadership bridged Real Estate and Construction Delivery.
Marc previously worked for Nike, where he was Concept Development Director EMEA, responsible for real estate construction investments across key wholesale accounts such as JD Sports, Footlocker and Snipes. He was also Director of Store Construction, delivering four retail formats across Europe - Flagship, Outlets, Franchise Investments and Converse. Here he also managed multimillion Euro investments and grew the EMEA retail portfolio to over 400 new sites.
Marc has held various roles within property functions across construction, procurement, and facilities management for Channel 4, TJX Europe and Gap Inc. He holds a Mechanical & Electrical Engineering diploma and is a Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply member.
Originally from Scotland, he resides in Amsterdam, The Netherlands.