Regional Manager (MENA)
Marcus has been with Catalyst since 2009 having taken on the new position (new at the time) of Middle East Operations Manager. He took on his current role as the LS & H Program Manager and Country Manager in 2012 when it became apparent that a structural change was necessary in order to maintain the standard of service with various projects in the Middle East. Marcus is a pioneer in the field of life support and operations & maintenance and has been a major player in redefining what life support and O&M means today. Working within the MENA region for ten years, he has a vast experience of local knowledge and customs, as well as an extensive database of useful contacts within the region. Marcus is a global traveler, having visited in excess of 100 countries, mostly overland, using his tenacity and quick thinking to overcome hurdles on the way. Marcus is also an accomplished sailor, holding captaincy certification in numerous locations. In 2014, Marcus made a solo, trans-Atlantic journey on a 24′ sailboat. Marcus lives in Dubai and continues to travel as often as he can.