Analyst Profile

Mark Cleary

Mark Cleary

Sr Director Analyst

5 years at Gartner,  37 years industry experience

Location:  United Kingdom  | Language(s):  English

Roles and Responsibilities

Mark is a Senior Director working in Gartner's IT Service Management team with a primary focus on IT Service Management (ITSM), including strategy, AI, ITIL practices, ITSM tools, and IT service improvement. Mark also extensively researches and provides advice and guidance on the interaction between ITSM and DevOps, agile and Product Teams. Mark has more than 30 years' experience working in the IT industry providing leadership and ITSM consultancy to FTSE 100 companies. His working life started with Barclays Bank where his final role was Director of IT for Barclays Bank Africa. Mark has assisted many organizations in assessing and improving their IT services and tools and deliver enhanced customer service in fields as diverse as financial services, retail, pharmaceutical and the public sector.


Previous Experience

Mark provided CxO-level consultancy to FTSE 100 companies, helping them to improve the quality of IT Services and advising on ITSM best practice

Professional Background

  • Barclays Bank, IT Director, 23 years
  • KPMG, Managing Consultant, 5 years

Industry Awards/Accolades

  • - ITIL V3 and ITIL 2011 Expert and ITIL Service Manager Certifications