Our Board

Mark Howlett - Treasurer

Educated with an engineering degree and a Masters in Business from New York University, Mark has worked in a range of industries, including construction and manufacturing, and has lived and worked in Melbourne, Papua New Guinea, New York and Shanghai, China. In his most recent role, Mark was the Managing Director for the Asia Pacific region of a global manufacturing company. During this time he led 16 operational centres and 300 staff across a broad range of cultures, and was also a member of the organisation's global management board. Mark retired from this successful full-time international business career in 2015, but continues to provide business and people management support and coaching in a range of profit and not for profit endeavours, and is an active volunteer member of Solve, undertaking individual projects and assisting with the Freedom Wheels program. He joined the Solve board in October 2016 and took on the role of Treasurer in January 2017.