Mark Hardy, Chairman Association of Play Industries

Mark Hardy was appointed Association of Play Industries Independent Chair in 2015. Mark’s remit is to lead the association’s strategic direction and act as the focal point for the Associations activities. Mark holds a number of Non-Executive Director and Chairman Positions in a variety of businesses and has significant specific knowledge of the play industry as a former senior executive at Playpower. Mark has also held Director positions with both the UK’s Federation of Sports and Play Associations (FSPA) and Federation of Play Industries (FEPI). Mark brings a powerful combination of expertise, strategic insight and experience from both the play industry and the wider business world.