Mark F. Collins, Mar Eng, BA, MBA

President & Chief Executive Officer

British Columbia Ferry Services Inc.

Mark Collins is a senior marine executive, having held leadership positions with BC Ferries for 11 years before becoming President & CEO. He was BC Ferries’ Vice President, Engineering from 2004 – 2012 and Vice President, Strategic Planning & Community Engagement from 2014 – 2017. His 35 years of marine experience also includes serving as President of Rolls Royce Marine Brazil and Rolls Royce Marine Italy, as well as several years in marine engineering on oil tankers, bulk carriers and container vessels. He has a Master of Business Administration in Transport and Logistics from the University of British Columbia, a Bachelor of Arts in Marine Geography from Saint Mary’s University and a Diploma of Mechanical (Marine) Engineering from Memorial University of Newfoundland. Born in Newfoundland, Mark understands the importance of a reliable ferry service to people’s lives, and to the social and economic health of B.C.’s coastal communities.




May 1, 2018 | 07:30 - 09:45

Business and Industry Breakfast and Keynote

A priority for Canada’s colleges and institutes is collaborating with business, industry, sector councils and national organizations to overcome mutual challenges and build on successes. On Tuesday morning, join in... Read More
Carson Hall (VCC)