Mark Parker

Senior Partner, Carbon and Specialty Steels and Ferroalloys

Mr. Parker has been a partner with Metal Strategies since 2004. He concurrently serves as a Professor of International Business with Niagara College in Canada. Prior to that Mr. Parker has held various marketing, market research and business development roles in the mining and specialty steel industry. He has served as a Principal with Brook Hunt and Associates – UK, Director of Market Research for Inco Limited – Canada, Manager of Finance and Evaluation for Sherritt International – Canada, Strategic Marketing Manager for Lukens Steel – USA, Senior Consultant with CRU International Special Steels and Alloys Team – UK, and in a marketing research role with Samancor and Columbus Stainless – South Africa. Mr. Parker holds a B.E.S. in Planning and Economics from the University of Waterloo, an M.B.A. – Marketing from Brock University, and is pursuing his PhD in Management (Marketing) at Wilfrid Laurier University.