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Employment History

President

Corsley Inc.

Senior Vice President

Alliance of Manufacturers

President

Canadian Exporters' Association

President and Chief Executive Officer

Electrovert Limited

Affiliations

Director of the Forum for International Trade Training, and A Member of Various Advisory Groups and Committees
OPUS Advisory Services International Inc

Active Member
CME

Member
Services SAGIT

Member
Canadian Manufacturing

Board Member
Michigan State Horticultural Society

Director of the Forum for International Trade Training, and A Member of Various Advisory Groups and Committees
Certified International Trade Professional

Board Member
Hudson Village Theatre

Board Member
Michigan State Horticultural Society

Director of the Forum for International Trade Training, and A Member of Various Advisory Groups and Committees
Minister for Services SAGIT

Director and Chair
Forum for International Trade Training

Member
Transparency International

Member
Global Links Network

Education

M.A. ( Honours

Oxford University

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Mark Drake has more than 40 years international business experience
After graduating from Oxford University, he worked for twenty years in export marketing and sales for two British multinationals, serving in the United Kingdom, India, Singapore and Belgium.
In 1979 he joined a major German group and came to Canada as their first locally based CEO.Five years later he moved to Electrovert Limited in Montreal (world leader in the manufacturing of equipment for the circuit board assembly industry) as President and CEO.In 1985 Electrovert won a Canadian Export Award, and Mark Drake was subsequently invited to join the Board of the Canadian Exporters' Association (CEA).
In 1993 he joined the CEA to work full-time as its new President.Under his leadership, membership grew by almost 45% in the two years prior to his proposal that it merge with the Canadian Manufacturers Association (CMA).The merger resulted in the creation of the Alliance of Manufacturers and Exporters (The Alliance) in May 1996, which has since changed its name to Canadian Manufacturers and Exporters (CME).He then served for two years as its Senior Vice President based in Ottawa, working primarily on international trade related issues, before retiring to work with his consulting company Corsley Inc., (founded in 1993) specialising international trade facilitation, and business ethics.He is a C.I.T.P. (certified international trade professional).
Mr. Drake, through Corsley Inc., is an active member of the CME.He is also a member of the Services SAGIT (Sectoral Advisory Group on International Trade reporting to the Minister), is director and past chair of the Forum for International Trade Training (FITT), a member of Transparency International Canada and of Global Links Networks/Chelsea Group.
Mr. Drake is married, with two grown children, and lives in Hudson, Quebec, where he is an active volunteer in several community organisations.He can be reached at: corsley@sympatico.ca


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Mark has more than 40 years international business experience.
After graduating from Oxford University, he worked for twenty years in export marketing and sales for two British multinationals, serving in the United Kingdom, India, Singapore and Belgium.
In 1979 he joined a major German group and came to Canada as their first locally based CEO. Five years later he moved to Electrovert Limited in Montreal (world leader in the manufacturing of equipment for the circuit board assembly industry) as President and CEO. In 1985 Electrovert won a Canadian Export Award, and Mark Drake was subsequently invited to join the Board of the Canadian Exporters' Association (CEA).
In 1993 he joined the CEA to work full-time as its new President. Under his leadership, membership grew by almost 45% in the two years prior to his proposal that it merge with the Canadian Manufacturers Association (CMA). The merger resulted in the creation of the Alliance of Manufacturers and Exporters (The Alliance) in May 1996, which has since changed its name to Canadian Manufacturers and Exporters (CME). He then served for two years as its Senior Vice President based in Ottawa, working primarily on international trade related issues, before retiring to work with his consulting company Corsley Inc., (founded in 1993) specialising international trade facilitation, and business ethics. He is a C.I.T.P. (certified international trade professional).
Mr. Drake, through Corsley Inc., is an active member of the CME. He is also a member of the Services SAGIT (Sectoral Advisory Group on International Trade reporting to the Minister), is director and past chair of the Forum for International Trade Training (FITT), a member of Transparency International Canada and of Global Links Networks and The Chelsea Group.
Mr. Drake is married, with two grown children, and lives in Hudson, Québec, where he is an active volunteer in several community organisations. He can be reached at corsley@sympatico.ca
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Mark Drake
Mr. Mark G. Drake is the President of Corsley, Inc., Hudson, Canada.
Mark is a seasoned, multi-lingual, international executive with over 40 years industrial experience (in the United Kingdom, Continental Europe, India, Asia-Pacific, U.S.A. and Canada), of which over 30 with full profit/ loss responsibility for autonomous operations as CEO.
As former President of the Canadian Exporters' Association and past Chair of the Board of FITT in Ottawa, Mr. Drake has an in-depth understanding of business needs and government policy priorities. He is a sought-after presenter/chair at seminars and conferences on international business, and a regular contributor to export related publications. Mark has made a special study of Corporate Social Responsibility, and is a member of Transparency International. Mark holds an M.A. (Honours) from Oxford University (U.K.), and the designation of Certified International Trade Professional.

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