Martin Block

MD and Head of Portfolio Management

Martin Block joined CDC as Managing Director and Head of Portfolio Management within the SMART Industries team and focuses on both portfolio management and strategy development.

Previously, Martin spent almost 20 years at Hg Capital. He has extensive private equity investment experience and spent a significant amount of time managing Hg’s portfolio companies from investment through to exit. Prior to that, he spent over a decade in structured debt and equity for RBS, Natwest and HSBC.

Martin graduated from UCL University with a degree in Philosophy and Economics.