Martin is a former Junior International Event rider for Ireland who worked in various areas of the industry prior to joining Peden in 1988 for the Seoul Olympic Games.
Since then Martin has managed some of the largest and most complicated shipments ever to have taken place including the last seven Olympic Games and all World Games since their inception. Martin has unrivalled experience in putting together large logistical moves, quarantine management and is acknowledged as a foremost expert in the Industry.
Martin has formerly held the Chair of the AATA Worldwide Equine Committee and in 1998 was awarded the Robert Campbell Award for outstanding service to Equine Shipping. More recently in 2011 Martin was awarded the Bronze Equestrian Cross “in recognition of outstanding achievements to German riding & driving Sports” by the German National Federation.