Mark Suthern

Mark has more than 35 years of commercial banking experience at Barclays plc. As Managing Director & National Head of Agriculture his focus was on evaluating and funding farming businesses and Landed Estates investments in agri-tech, sustainable energy and environmental approaches.

Through his current portfolio of roles, he brings a wealth of insight into Government Departments and Agencies, civic partners and farming organisations. His roles include: a member of DEFRA Farming Innovation Programme Strategy Group; Non-Executive member of the Rural Payments Agency Advisory Management Board; Non-Executive Director at the Environment Agency; Chair of Farming Community Network (FCN).