Managing director / principal consultant

Mark Ritchie




Mark is the Managing Director and Principal Consultant at Workplace Wizards. He is highly experienced and expert at managing a range of employee and industrial relations matters. He has advised Australian businesses for over 15 years and has worked with a large stable of major national and international brands.

Mark has multi-disciplinary capabilities and is actively involved with client projects from the initial strategy stage through to final implementation. He is legally trained, having attained a Bachelor of Laws (Hons) and a Master of Laws (Workplace Relations).

Prior to founding Workplace Wizards, Mark worked as the Principal Workplace Relations Consultant at Victoria’s largest employer association as well as in-house at leading national and international companies. He is passionate about extracting the infinite possibilities out of leaders and staff as well as resolving those people matters that restrict peak performance.

Mark is a member of the Industrial Relations Society of Victoria (having previously been one of its executive committee members). He is also a former Club President of the Williamstown CYMS football club and member of the Royal Yacht Club of Victoria. He has appeared regularly as a guest university lecturer and in the media commenting on current workplace relations issues affecting business.