Martyn is Global Chief Executive Officer of Local Planet, responsible for leading the development and management of Local Planet globally.
Martyn is an experienced global media agency leader who has held executive board level positions in a number of global organisations. Most recently, Martyn was the Global Chief Client Officer and a Global Executive Board Director at Aegis Media where his responsibilities included globalising the agency network via global client expansion, diversifying and growing global network trading revenues and re-engineering the Carat and Vizeum structures and services to become digitally led. Prior to this, Martyn was appointed by the Aegis plc Board to be responsible for setting up and developing the Vizeum network which he launched in 2004 and grew into a global network of agencies with 54 offices across 38 markets and with billings in excess of $6 billion. In his early career, Martyn was the Board Commercial Director of ITV, the UK’s largest media owner.
Martyn’s specialism is in creating rapid commercial growth across complex global organisations via client acquisition and expansion, commercial processes, trading strategies and network management.