Martin started his career at Credit Suisse, Zurich and was in charge of new issues and secondary bond trading. Subsequently, he moved to Morgan Stanley, London and then to Banque Cantonale Vaudoise, Lausanne, where he was the Senior Advisor for institutional clients in Switzerland. In 1994, Martin became the Director at Credit Suisse First Boston, Zurich and Geneva up to 2000 where he commenced his work as a Financial Advisor and Asset Manager in a Swiss based Asset Management company. In 2007 he started setting up Novalis Finance SA, a Wealth Management company involved in managing private and institutional assets, where he remained up to August 2013.
Education: Monastery school Engelberg, B-diploma in Spanish, Law and Economy at the University of Lausanne and Law at the University of Zurich.