We are delighted to announce the appointment of Mark Newbury to the board of Directors for Riptec Ltd taking up the the position of CIO.
Mark has a long and established career centred around Information Technology including highly demanding roles such as the CEO of a leading broadband business for 3 years, the “Racing Post” newspaper´s Systems Manager and the European IT manager for a large international corporation for 7 years that included full responsibility for all IT and technology related matters in 7 offices across Europe and South Africa, including the setting up of new offices in London, Paris, Zurich, Basil and Madrid.
“Mark brings key skills and experience the we require in maintaining and growing our global infrastructure & systems and 100% fits our ethos of hiring individuals of integrity and high moral fibre. Bottom line Mark is a great person with the perfect skill set and we are delighted to welcome him to the team.” – Mark Trowbridge Founder/CEO
Mark is married, with 2 children. He is a Karate Instructor (Shotokhan) of over 25 years and has over 10 years as a PADI Dive Instructor. He also holds a 1st Dan in Iaido (Japanese Swordsmanship). Other interests include Skiing, Water Skiing, boating, genealogy, kick boxing and a strong desire to further develop his Spiritual self.
Mark joins the company with immediate effect.