Mark Abourizk is an Australian lawyer having a keen interest in governance and intellectual property management within creative organisations. Mark is currently enrolled in Grad. Dip. Applied Corporate Governance, Governance Institute of Australia. Between 1995 & 2017 Mark was Vice President Intellectual Property and held various legal positions at ResMed Ltd (a leading global medical device designer/manufacturer situated at Bella Vista, NSW). Earlier experience includes foundation Partner/Manager at Francis Abourizk Lightowlers Solicitors, Ryde (NSW); Deputy Legal Manager Sirotech Limited, a CSIRO company (Sydney and Melbourne); Senior Associate, Intellectual Property, Corrs Pavey Whiting & Byrne Solicitors (Melbourne); Duty Solicitor & Volunteer Supervisor, Tenants Union Community Legal Service, Fitzroy (Melbourne); Technical Assistant & Corporate Lawyer, Clement Hack & Co., Patent Attorneys (Melbourne); Volunteer Advisor, Arts Law Centre (NSW). Mark Abourizk has degrees in Science and Law from Monash University and a Grad. Dip. of Intellectual Property Law from Melbourne University. Commenced 2013.