Mark Thomas - New Mayor for Auckland

Contact Details


6 Shenton Way, OUE Downtown 2, #33-00, Singapore 068809



Postal Address

19 Emerald Hill Road

Singapore 229301

About Mark Thomas

Mark is an entrepreneur and smart cities expert with a unique commercial and community leadership background. He founded services consulting business Serviceworks in 2005 and for six years was a member of the Auckland Council, the largest local authority in Australasia. He is now based in Singapore.

Serviceworks clients have included major international and New Zealand companies, industry organisations and not for profit groups. The group also ran a “Metro Top 50″ Auckland restaurant for five years.

Mark has held senior management roles in the banking and energy industries, including Head of Group Marketing at ANZ Bank. He ran ANZ’s landmark Restoring Customer Faith Project in New Zealand and was responsible for the Auckland and Wellington retail branches.

He has been actively involved in a wide-range of community and volunteer groups for more than fifteen years. He was a Deputy Chair of the Orakei Local Board on the Auckland Council from 2010 to 2016.

Mark is a professional director and has held governance roles with a wide range of commercial, public and not for profit organisations. He is on the board of the New Zealand Chamber of Commerce (Singapore), is a member of the Smart Cities Council and of the Smart Cities and Urban Innovation Group. He is a member of the New Zealand Institute of Directors and the Sustainable Business Network.