Rear Admiral Mark Purcell AM (Ret.)


A retired Rear Admiral of the Royal Australian Navy, Mark is an exceptional leader with a track record managing complex capital and in-service support programs at the whole-of-government level. Mark has supported some of Defence Australia’s largest and most complex acquisition and sustainment undertakings. Mark also has recent experience as Vice President and Executive Director at Italian defense company Fincantieri, where he provided deep specialist knowledge of organizational reform, information technology infrastructure, digital strategy, engineering and global sustainment for the establishment of a subsidiary company in Australia.