Martin is a transformation consultant and managing partner at Squirrel North, based out of Toronto. Martin brings years of experience working in the Fortune 500 as a senior leader, executive and change agent. A teacher and guide, he has a track record of developing new leaders and transforming companies.
Martin helps organizations develop improved business delivery capabilities through multi-disciplinary approaches including Kanban, Systems Thinking, and Agile methods. He helps leaders at all levels in organizations with pragmatic and actionable support & guidance.
Martin has been focusing on optimizing organizational delivery for nearly two decades, in the past as a Project Management consultant for CGI, followed by his role as Director of the PMO at Air Miles along with several years of transformation work as Director of Agile Practices at LoyaltyOne. He has a history of building and transforming: bringing everyone along with him acting as teacher and guide in developing new leaders.
Martin is actively affiliated with Lean Kanban Inc. as a Kanban Coaching Professional (KCP) and Accredited Kanban Trainer (AKT). He is one of the founding organizers of the monthly meetup group Systems Thinking Toronto and Kanban Toronto. He speaks regularly at conferences focusing on improving how businesses are organized.