Speaker

DR MAXIMILIAN MARTIN

LOMBARD ODIER GROUP

Global Head of Philanthropy

Max is Lombard Odier’s Global Head of Philanthropy and led the ICRC’s “Program for Humanitarian Impact Investment” transaction (“humanitarian impact bond”) for co-sponsor Lombard Odier. He is also a Senior elea Fellow at IMD and visiting lecturer at the University of St. Gallen. Max coined “impact economy,” “corporate impact venturing” and wrote the UK Cabinet Office Primer for the first G8 conference on impact investing (2013). His book “Building the Impact Economy” (Springer, 2016) develops a framework for creating sustainable new business approaches.

Max holds an MA from Indiana, an MPA from Harvard and a PhD from Hamburg.