As a Managing Director based out of the Philadelphia office, Mark provides expert advice to clients within our Insurance practice. He assists clients with their evolving regulatory compliance landscape and evaluation of ERM frameworks to ensure ORSA compliance while adding value to their business and help clients assess strategic vendor opportunities.
Prior to joining Grant Thornton, Mark was the Chief Risk Officer and General Auditor for CIGNA Corporation for almost seven years in Philadelphia. His responsibilities focused on increasing shareholder value through implementation of a global risk management framework. He chaired CIGNA’s Senior Risk Committee and Risk Convergence Group and was a member of the Healthcare Reform Leadership Group and Statutory Audit Committee for model audit rule governance. Working closely with the General Counsel’s office, he helped redesign the quarterly compliance assessment, restructure the governance structure, rewrite the Code of Conduct and monitor the enterprise compliance risk metrics. As General Auditor, he also managed a global team of healthcare and disability claims fraud investigators. He was responsible for managing the Code of Conduct complaints process and implemented a global 24/7 multilingual web-based process for the receipt and treatment of alleged ethics violations.
Prior to CIGNA, Mark was the Chief Audit Executive at Marsh & McClennan Companies, Inc in New York with a dual reporting role to the MMC Board and Putnam Investments independent Board of Trustees. Mark was a member of various governance groups including the SEC Disclosure Controls Committee, the Compliance Review Board and a member of Marsh UK’s Board and Audit Committee. Under MMC sponsorship, Mark attended Columbia University’s Graduate School of Business senior executive program.