Meet our team!
Mark joined CoTrain in 2019 as an Apprenticeship Manager. Mark Pope had been working for CITB (Construction Industry Training Board) for ten years, with 8 of them as an apprenticeship officer in the Southampton Area, with his last two years as the CoTrain Shared Apprenticeship Co-ordinator.
Mark completed a 4 year Electrical Apprenticeship in the early 1980’s and went on to study for an HND in Heavy Current and Electronics. The electrical training has helped Mark follow different career paths working for an Electronics production equipment company for 15 years as an installation engineer, sales engineer and commercial & training Manager. This allowed him to travel with work and he has lived and worked in New York, California and Australia.
Molly has over 10 years experience within skills and employment including previous experience working on Tideway one of the UKs biggest infrastructure projects managing all social value commitments . Molly is passionate about inspiring young people to choose a STEM career and is a real advocate for apprenticeships. In her previous role she completed a Project Management apprenticeship and APM Project Management qualification (PMQ) . Working in the construction industry offers great opportunities, one highlight from her career was being selected along with others in the site team to meet a member of the Royal family during a construction site visit .
As CoTrains Apprenticeship Manager she will now be responsible for managing existing apprentices, training providers and hosts as well as leading on the recruitment and onboarding of new apprentices.
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Anna is a shining example among CoTrain's apprentices, having completed her Business Administration Level 3 apprenticeship journey with Distinction in 2023.
As a testament to her skills and dedication, Anna has been extended a permanent Office Manager role at SECBE, where she will play a pivotal role in bolstering workstreams and helping drive positive change in the sector.
Beyond her professional accomplishments, Anna is also a passionate cook, continually astounding others with her culinary mastery.
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Anna is a CIM qualified professional with marketing experience in both the commercial and non-profit sectors. Anna has also worked in an international B2B company and the technology sector.
Anna is passionate about championing cultural and behaviour changes in the construction industry and provides marketing support to CoTrain with her strategic vision and a broad range of marketing skills.
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Becky has over 20 years accounting experience in both the travel and oil and gas industries, as well as the public sector and has covered many areas of the finance function during that time.
She looks after all the supplier, customer, and employee financial needs for SECBE.
Becky is also a professional will writer with her own business and very much enjoys working with people as well as numbers.
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