Edge Environment’s board recently welcomed Mark Rogers as a non-executive director. Mark Rogers brings 20 years’ experience in real asset sales, acquisitions, regulation, greenfields project development and finance; skills and experience that bring a new dimension to our company. He has a strong understanding of, and passion for, the influence of sustainability outcomes on businesses and successful investments.
As managing director of the Australia-New Zealand business New Forests, Mark oversees investments in the region’s forestry fund platform. This platform has more than $3.5 billion of assets under management and Mark’s team manages forestry operations, acquisitions and financial analytics.
Mark’s board experience is extensive. He plays a central role on the New Forests Executive Committee, assisting in the formulation of business strategy. He also sits on a number of New Forests’ investors’ committees and the operating companies’ boards.
He has extensive experience as a non-executive director at numerous other real asset companies (such as Anglian Water and Electricity North West) and previously served as an independent director and chairman on the Board of the Infrastructure Sustainability Council of Australia.
Mark holds a Bachelor of Arts, a Bachelor of Economics and a Masters of Law from the Australian National University in Australia and is a graduate member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.
We are very excited to have Mark on our team as we turn our attention to a new strategy for the next decade of Edge Environment. We will challenge every aspect of our business and be open to all thoughts as we strive to make a positive contribution to our collective future. It’s exciting, positive and, as ever, needs to be fun. Welcome, Mark.