Mark Millward, managing director of Millward Associates Ltd is a retail business consultant & expert witness whose retail career has spanned 35 years, of which 10 years were spent in business management at John Lewis. The past 22 years have been dedicated to research-based shopping mall strategy. His expertise includes consumer & market research, market capacity analysis, rent affordability & giving expert evidence based on research and forensic analysis of financial statements. Clients include Capital & Regional, Hammerson, NewRiver REIT, M&G, Ireland’s National Asset Management Agency, Intu and AVIVA. Mark has extensive expert witness experience in both the UK & Ireland including in excess of 10 hours under cross-examination. Mark’s expert evidence was referenced extensively & favourably in the judgement of Mr Justice Max Barrett in the Dublin High Court Commercial case: The Square Management Ltd, NAMA LTD & Indego -AND- Dunnes Stores Dublin Company, 2 March 2017. This evidence was also referenced in the Court of Appeal judgement of Ms Justice Whelan. Both judgements were determined in favour of Mark’s clients.