Martin is currently Founder and Managing Partner of Lumia Capital, which invests in later-stage Internet and software companies targeting emerging markets experiencing breakout growth.
Previously, Martin was one of five investment professionals at Focus Ventures, a later-stage, technology-focused venture capital firm in Palo Alto with ~$830M under management across three funds. Two Focus partners are on the 2011 Forbes Midas List.
Prior to Focus, Martin was a Product Manager at Oracle Corp., where he was responsible for core components of Fusion CRM, Oracle’s next generation CRM strategy.
Prior to these roles, Martin was a management consultant for both Siebel Systems (Customer Strategy Team) and, post acquisition, Oracle (Insight Group), where he provided strategic recommendations across people, process and technology domains to top global customers and prospects in a variety of industries.
Martin began his career in Corporate Strategy at NCR Corporation during Mark Hurd’s tenure.
Martin is also a personal investor in and advisor to a number of private technology companies including Mixtent, CouchSurfing International, Akibot, and others.