Mark is the CEO of Icon Group which incorporates Icon Cancer Care, Radiation Oncology Centres, Epic Pharmacy and Slade Health. He is passionate about ensuring accessibility to world class cancer care for all Australians.
In 2007, as the CEO of Radiation Oncology Queensland (ROQ) he led the highly successful clinical commencement of ROQ Toowoomba, repeated the success in 2011 with ROQ Cairns and 2014 with ROQ Gold Coast. Mark was the driving force behind the acquisitions of Radiation Oncology Institute (ROI) and Oceania Oncology to form ROC.
Mark is a highly regarded radiation therapist with 24 peer reviewed publications and has been an invited guest speaker both nationally and internationally. He has a Master of Business Administration from Deakin University and is a Fellow of both the Australian Institute of Management (AIM) and the Australian Institute of Radiography. He has an accomplished list of business and professional awards including:
ROQ awarded Business Excellence Award from the Toowoomba Chamber of Commerce in 2010
ROQ awarded the BRW Top 25 Best Places to Work in Australia and Top 25 Best Places to Work in Asia in 2014
State Finalist for the AIM Queensland Manager of the Year in 2014
Regional winner of the AIM Excellence Award in 2015
Ann has extensive experience in leading and managing change in the acute health care sector. She has a strong history of improving performance within businesses via a focus on optimum output, promoting a culture of high quality service delivery and effective business outcomes.
Through her career in Australian healthcare over the last 25 years, Ann has amassed extensive experience in the management of private and public hospital settings. In that time she has led the successful integration of hospitals, implemented strategic planning for redevelopment of facilities, executed risk management and quality systems, and has a strong track-record of meeting KPIs and improving business earnings.
The breadth of knowledge she brings to her role is paramount in delivering the Group’s vision to improve patient outcomes via the delivery of exceptional cancer treatment closer to home.
With a generous, engaging and approachable nature, Ann’s leadership style lends itself to collaboration, trust and a supportive environment that motivates teams to provide the best possible care to patients and their families.