Mario is a registered project management professional with 21 years consulting experience in the engineering and construction industries. With a degree in Town and Regional Planning, he started his career at a consulting civil engineering firm in South Africa. After 5 years in the consulting business, Mario joined a construction company and spent seven years in construction before moving back to the consulting side of the industry. Before joining Trademark, Mario held senior positions with AECOM, an international consulting engineering and project management firm, focussing on delivering major projects as well as business management for the African business entity.
Mario has led many different projects, ranging from infrastructure, concrete rehabilitation, industrial buildings, educational facilities, residential developments, manufacturing facilities, coal-fired power stations, and retail facilities for the fuels industry. Mario has a proven track record of successfully managing projects from start-to-finish, including feasibility studies, planning, resourcing, quality assurance, construction management, and financial management.