Martin is a partner at Index Ventures where he focuses on startups that develop must-have products that improve with each additional user and operate in large markets like transportation, food, finance, health, and SME. Most of his initial investments are Seed and Series A.
Since joining Index in 2010, Martin has spent a great deal of time and energy helping to build the Parisian ecosystem. He led the first institutional investment in a local startup network called TheFamily and currently sits on their advisory board. He also serves on the board of Drivy, KRY, Revolut, TheFamily, Trainline (following the acquisition of Captain Train) and previously SwiftKey (acquired by Microsoft in 2016).
Prior to Index, Martin was part of the TMT team at UBS Investment Bank and co-founded the beauty subscription business Boudoir Prive (acquired by Joliebox/Birchbox), as well as rsp.fm, a student web radio service. He regularly travels to the Nordics.