Mark Gardner MA, FCIH

Group Chief Executive (Ocean Housing Group Ltd)

Mark began his housing career in 1983 as a Trainee Housing Manager in local government.

In 1993 he was appointed the Chartered Institute of Housing’s Director in Wales and the South West of England.

He was appointed Chief Executive of Eastern Valley Housing Association in 1995 and led a merger to create Melin Homes, becoming its first Chief Executive in 2007.

Mark joined Ocean Housing as its Group Chief Executive on 1 November 2016.

“Ocean exists for a social purpose to provide homes for people that need them…”