Mark Dando

Mark is the digital strategy consultant to a number of large organisations in Australia, the UK and the US spanning Media, Film, Telecommunications and Finance. 

Mark is the digital strategy consultant to a number of large organisations in Australia, the UK and the US spanning Media, Film, Telecommunications and Finance. He is also an advisory board member for a global start-up accelerator and mentors start-ups.

Previously, Mark was Head of Online & Mobile at the ABC winning Best Smartphone App for the ABC flagship app at AIMIA 2014. He was Head of Mobile Strategy at Fairfax winning the PANPA 2012 Digital Innovation Award for his work with the Sydney Morning Herald and The Age mobile and tablet services. Way back in the 90’s Mark was a mobile innovation consultant for British Telecommunications dreaming 20 years in the future.

In his spare time Mark is a keen sailor. He recently filed stories online, on social and on radio for the SMH as a media crew member in the Sydney Hobart Yacht Race.

Mark is married to the equally adventurous Kumi and they have a 9 year old daughter Coco. 

Testimonials

  • I believe Seed will help drive a movement of creativity and innovation in the church. They help people embody their faith in the world in a way that creates real change while being deeply connected to God’s purposes and the biblical story.

    - George Savvides (CEO, Medibank Private)
  • Christians working across industry sectors now have a place where we can come together to understand God’s purposes for our lives and for the world, then get support to turn our understanding into action.

    - Ranjit Voola, Director, Poverty & Profitability Research Group, University of Sydney Business School
  • At the moment there isn’t a space in this country where Christian entrepreneurs and investors can get help to develop their ideas in a way that deeply connects with their faith. I’m excited to be part of helping Seed create such a space.

    - Tim Goh, Impact Investor
  • Seed has helped our church discover new possibilities for engaging with our wider community, and develop a strategy to start moving towards them.

    - Graeme Anderson, Lead Pastor, Northside Baptist Church

Clients + Partners

  • Alphacrucius College - Seed
  • Bible Society Australia - Seed
  • Reventure - Seed
  • TEAR Australia - Seed
  • Compassion - Seed
  • Australian Baptist Ministries - Seed
  • Anglican Deaconess Ministries - Seed
  • Justice Conference - Seed