Martin has a Master of Science degree in Physics and Astronomy and a Master’s degree in Business. He has worked with great passion with people in the financial services industry, both as a senior business analyst and as a project manager. Martin has been involved in various large-scale and international trading software implementations. Because of his wide experience in both front office and back office processes of the financial markets he has often acted as a functional architect and, in that capacity, has been responsible for system configuration. Martin has worked for various financial institutions in Hannover, London, Brussels, Sydney, Amsterdam and Paris. Beside work he likes running and playing golf, at the same time trying to equally divide his time between family and friends.