Mark Rushton is UK based and has worked in print, pulp and paper for a career spanning 35 years. He has been reporting on the pulp and paper industry for over 15 years and has visited numerous mills and companies across the globe. He started out as an industry journalist on Papermaking and Distribution (PMD), Digital Printer and Print & Paper Monthly magazines, moving on to become editor of RISI’s Pulp & Paper International (PPI) magazine for eight years. Mark is now the Senior Editor, Europe & Asia for Tappi’s Paper 360 magazine.Mark is also responsible for overseeing content of RISI’s four regional conferences held in Europe, Asia, Latin America and North America. Mark is also the chairman of the PPI Awards judging panel.Mark was educated in Zimbabwe and the UK respectively.