Martin spent most of his recent career at Videndum plc, a media technology group which grew during his tenure to become part of the FTSE250. He began as a management accountant before heading up M&A and sat on the Board from 2017 first as Group Business Development Director and latterly as Group Finance Director.
He led Videndum on its transformation via M&A from a mechanical-engineering group into electronics and software. He was the Videndum representative on various minority investments as well as steered the group financially through COVID.
He has an MA in Law from Trinity Hall, Cambridge, is an ACCA qualified accountant and has an MBA from Cranfield School of Management. He trained and qualified as a solicitor with Linklaters & Alliance in the UK. Previously he held corporate development positions at Bunzl plc, at a private equity funded media equipment business and worked in investment banking at N M Rothschild.