Martin joined The Planning Group as a financial advisor in 2024. He is a seasoned investment specialist with expertise in client management, portfolio management, delegated investment solutions, multi-manager strategies, wealth management, strategic asset allocation and market and economic research. His experience covers a range of senior roles in global organizations.
Martin is highly proficient in identifying and understanding key macroeconomic trends, and their likely impact on financial markets, and incorporating this into suitable client investment plans. Strong investment acumen and good people’s skills has led Martin to advise some of the largest retirement funds and life companies, across a range of industries. In addition, Martin has been advising High Net Worth Families on their global assets for a number of years. Martin has been a sought-after market commentator, providing thoughtful, relatable market insights. Martin has a Masters degree in Economics, graduating as the top student.
Martin is keen on the outdoors and enjoys hiking in the mountains and camping in the wilderness. Martin lives in Northbrook with his wife and two sons, having relocated to the USA from South Africa with his wife and two sons in July 2022.