Martin Bloom

CEO of Emblem Ventures
Martin Bloom

Martin is CEO of Emblem Ventures. Martin helps build the high growth global companies oftomorrow to assist them in creating and driving forward their strategies, assisting private and public-listed companies that have high growth potential, mentoring senior management and entrepreneurs. Martin has a special skill in deconstructing business models to make them more scaleable by eliminating obstacles to rapid growth.

Martin has taken a number of companies public, with listings on the New York Stock Exchange, the LSE Main Market and on the London AIM. He negotiated the sale of all or a large part of 3 public listed companies. He was Chairman of two public companies, (one of which, Renesola, grew revenues over a 5 year period from $5 million to $1.2 billion), Group CEO and Commercial Director of another, and a Non-Executive Director of several others, and has served as Chairman of the Audit Committee of two of these. He also assists in M&A, turnarounds, fundraisings, strategic partnering, CMO and market access for portfolio and other client companies. He has spent considerable time in the United States, Europe, China, Japan and other parts of Asia.