Meet the AXESS team

Mark Troughton


Mark has been with AXESS since 2013 and manages many of our key client relationships as well as having responsibility for developing new partnerships.

He also manages relationships with our Interim professionals working within our client companies.

Mark has over 16 years’ experience within recruitment, including 12 years focusing within life sciences. He has worked across both retained executive search and contingency recruitment in addition to a period spent working in-house.

His roles have included strategic account management, business development and hands-on recruiting positions. He has recruited internationally for pharmaceutical and device companies at Global and Regional HQ level as well for country affiliates. As well as being based in London, Mark has also spent time living and working in Shanghai where he managed a team covering the Asia Pacific market. He has recruited and managed both permanent and interim professionals, across seniority levels up to Executive Vice President.