Mark Knudsen

Name: Mark Knudsen

Title: Director, Infrastructure

Affiliation: Victorian Planning Authority

Mark Knudsen has been Director Infrastructure at the Victorian Planning Authority since 2007. The VPA is responsible for planning for our growing population in specific fringe and infill areas of Melbourne as well as selected regional centres.

In his time at the VPA Mark has been responsible for ensuring a oordinated approach to infrastructure planning, including transport infrastructure, is embedded in an integrated approach to land use planning.

Mark is a Civil Engineer by training, with an extensive background in transport planning and delivery. His career covers eighteen years in a variety of roles with VicRoads, five years in private consulting and six years working on public transport planning and project development with the then Victorian Department of Infrastructure.