Mark CareyMark Carey is Managing Director of Emergency Property Solutions and is SCRIA’s new National Secretary.

Mark has over 25 years’ experience in Management both in the Government and Private Sectors. He holds qualifications at Diploma level in Business, Project Management and Horticulture he has also completed post graduate management studies. He is a Graduate Member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.

The former company trading as Emergency Cleaning Services was established in 2000. Mark purchased the company from the founder in 2008 and since then has grown the business by diversifying its range of services, eventually leading to the rebranding of the business as Emergency Property Solutions, which better describes the range of services offered.

As Adelaide’s cleanup specialists, Emergency Property Solutions provides an extensive range of property maintenance and restoration services. These services range from broken windows, insurance makes safes (storm damage, break & enters, car vs house), fire and flood restorations through to trauma scene, methlab clean-ups, graffiti and undiscovered bodies. The company also undertakes building maintenance & repair works for its clients, using a range of specialist trades and skilled employees, many who are trained to IICRC or equivalent standard for various tasks.

Previous to purchasing the company, Mark spent 20 years working in various roles managing Local Government parks, reserves and peri urban areas. In the private sector, Mark worked for a number of international and national organisations, leading to him being responsible for over 340 people working in 6 different industry sectors (hospitality – manufacturing).

Mark has served on a number of Professional Association Executives including serving on the SA Regional Council of Parks & Leisure Australia for 19 years, and 3 years as Regional President.