Born in Ireland, Martin attended Rockwell College before reading French and Spanish Literature at Trinity College Dublin and in 2004 an MBA in Rome.
Martin is currently Senior Director of Production, Broadcast & Creative at Sky Italia, managing all technology platforms and operations for content production, creative, and media management. Martin is currently leading a companywide initiative in investigating platform based business models.
In 2012 Martin was the Executive Producer of the Olympic Games for Sky Italia responsible for Olympic coverage across 12 linear channels and digital platforms.
Martin is based in Milan where he lives with his wife Anna, who is from New York and is a Journalist for CBS News.