Mark Power speaking to students

Mark Power

Registrar and Chief Operating Officer

Mark Power is the Registrar and Chief Operating Officer of Liverpool John Moores University. He previously held the post of Interim Vice-Chancellor and Chief Executive from September 2018 – October 2019. He is responsible for the leading the university Professional Services with the exception of Finance and HR.

Mark is a Director of a number of companies and is a Board member of the Knowledge Quarter Liverpool, Sciontec Liverpool and Unitemps Liverpool. He is also a Trustee of the John Moores Liverpool Exhibition Trust. He is a member of the Association of Heads of University Administration and a Regional Councillor for the Confederation of British Industry (CBI)

A specialist in higher education leadership, Mark has driven significant innovation to enhance the student experience. Mark works closely with JMSU and is an advocate for the university’s health and wellbeing, EDI and Social Mobility agendas. As Chair of the Incident Management Team Mark has led the university's response to the pandemic.

Mark has a degree in Fine Art, an MBA and has recently been appointed as an honorary Professor of both Shanghai University of Engineering and Science and Yunan Agricultural University.


Mark Power can be contacted through the Office of the Registrar and Chief Operating Officer on 0151 231 3509 via Sarah Payne, or by email: