Mark Egan

Professional Experience

Mark has over 25 years of experience in the fire industry, working as a fire safety engineer for the last 18 years. Prior to working as a fire safety engineer Mark was previously a Fire Officer within Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service and a Fire Engineer for New Zealand Fire Service. He is a former Chairman of the Lancashire Group of the Institution of Fire Engineers and has worked extensively to promote learning and discussion amongst industry professionals. Mark also sat on the UCLAN Industrial Liaison Committee and worked as part of the RICS EWS1 Committee. Mark has worked on a wide range of Fire Engineering and Fire Risk Management projects across many sectors both in the UK and internationally.

Mark is a Fire Engineering and Fire Risk Management specialist and has a well-rounded knowledge of all aspects of the industry that allow him to take a pragmatic view of fire safety from a range of perspectives.  Mark is able to identify and view issues from the point of view of the relevant stakeholders and recommend control measures and timescales which are the most practical in terms of reducing risk and limiting expenditure.  Mark focuses on delivering innovative fire engineering solutions which are practical, efficient and cost effective to implement.

Mark was a founder of Omega Fire which he developed over a 10 year period from 3 staff to 35 along with his 2 business partners. Omega Fire had a reputation for high quality Fire Engineering work and operated at high profit margins due to the efficiency of their set up and the technical expertise of their team. Due to this we were bought out by BB7 Group, who are backed by the BGF, in 2019.

Mark is currently Commercial Director at BB7 where he has responsibility for the Legal Team ensuring that BB7 maintain efficient and effective commercial processes which protect BB7 without hindering business. Mark also has a focus on service quality and client success to ensure BB7 become a globally recognised, successful fire and façade consulting brand. Mark works closely on the development and management of the commercial strategy for the business, working closely with the COO and Directors to make sure the commercial needs of the business are understood at all levels. His aim is to ensure that BB7 remain at the forefront of their field commercially and fully protected from commercial threats to the business.

Professional Experience

Mark has over 25 years of experience in the fire industry, working as a fire safety engineer for the last 18 years. Prior to working as a fire safety engineer Mark was previously a Fire Officer within Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service and a Fire Engineer for New Zealand Fire Service. He is a former Chairman of the Lancashire Group of the Institution of Fire Engineers and has worked extensively to promote learning and discussion amongst industry professionals. Mark also sat on the UCLAN Industrial Liaison Committee and worked as part of the RICS EWS1 Committee. Mark has worked on a wide range of Fire Engineering and Fire Risk Management projects across many sectors both in the UK and internationally.

Mark is a Fire Engineering and Fire Risk Management specialist and has a well-rounded knowledge of all aspects of the industry that allow him to take a pragmatic view of fire safety from a range of perspectives.  Mark is able to identify and view issues from the point of view of the relevant stakeholders and recommend control measures and timescales which are the most practical in terms of reducing risk and limiting expenditure.  Mark focuses on delivering innovative fire engineering solutions which are practical, efficient and cost effective to implement.

Mark was a founder of Omega Fire which he developed over a 10 year period from 3 staff to 35 along with his 2 business partners. Omega Fire had a reputation for high quality Fire Engineering work and operated at high profit margins due to the efficiency of their set up and the technical expertise of their team. Due to this we were bought out by BB7 Group, who are backed by the BGF, in 2019.

Mark is currently Commercial Director at BB7 where he has responsibility for the Legal Team ensuring that BB7 maintain efficient and effective commercial processes which protect BB7 without hindering business. Mark also has a focus on service quality and client success to ensure BB7 become a globally recognised, successful fire and façade consulting brand. Mark works closely on the development and management of the commercial strategy for the business, working closely with the COO and Directors to make sure the commercial needs of the business are understood at all levels. His aim is to ensure that BB7 remain at the forefront of their field commercially and fully protected from commercial threats to the business.