CEO - Hoegh Capital Partners Advisor
Martine has been the Chief Executive Officer of Höegh Capital Partners (HCP) for over a decade. HCP is a family investment office co-located in London and Oslo which manages all of the investment interests of the Höegh family. Martine oversees a multi-asset class investment portfolio which includes direct investments (both private and public) and financial assets (managed through in-house portfolio managers as well as allocations to third party fund managers). The group embraces an active ownership approach; Martine is shareholder representative and/or non-executive director on a number of direct investment boards in the portfolio. Sector focus includes: shipping and transportation; real estate; East Africa agriculture; and media. Corporate actions include: IPOs, M&A, fund-raisings, refinancings, restructurings.
Born in Canada, Martine has lived and worked in the US, Asia and Europe and has experience working in Africa. Prior to HCP, she was Chief Operating Officer of Arts Alliance Advisors, a venture capital fund focused on early stage media and technology investments (from 2000-2005). Previously, she worked as a management consultant at McKinsey & Company based in London where she focused on strategy, finance and organisation-building. She began her career in investment banking (corporate finance and M&A) with Goldman Sachs in New York followed by Hong Kong.
Martine received her MBA from INSEAD (1994) and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) double major in Economics and Political Science from Queen’s University, Canada. She is a dual Canadian and British citizen and lives in London with her husband and two children.