Executive Vice President
Ian Martin is an executive vice president and head of the Asia Pacific region for State Street Bank and Trust Company. He is responsible for the strategic direction, management and growth of the Global Services, Global Markets and Global Exchange businesses in Asia Pacific. Ian is also a member of State Street’s Management Committee, the company’s most senior strategy and policy-making team.
Prior to his current role, Ian was the head of Global Services and Global Exchange for Asia Pacific. He has held various senior management positions with State Street since 1993, including head of Global Markets for Asia Pacific, head of Global Services for Australia, Southeast Asia and Pacific, head of Foreign Exchange for Asia Pacific and Treasury manager of the Sydney branch.
Ian previously worked at ANZ Bank, where he was head of Foreign Exchange Options Trading and Sales, and at Elders Finance Group in London and Sydney.
Ian completed a Diplôme d’études supérieures européennes de management (Diploma of the Center of European Higher Studies of Management) at Ecole Superieure de Commerce in Reims, France, and holds a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) from Middlesex University, London.
Ian is a former chairman of The Australian Foreign Exchange Committee, an industry body sponsored by the Reserve Bank of Australia to represent the Australian foreign exchange market, and a former board member of the Australian Financial Markets Association (AFMA).