Founder, CNBC IQ100

Dr. David Martin is the founder of the world’s top performing public equity index – the CNBC IQ100 powered by M·CAM – out-performing the Dow, NASDAQ, and S&P. His long-only quantitative equity fund has delivered alpha against index-linked beta products for several years. Dr. Martin’s work in intangible asset finance is unparalleled. For three decades, David has built economic, business, social, and philosophical models that don’t fight the existing reality but make prevailing models obsolete. In addition to his investment management and publishing interests, he has advised banking and commerce political and financial industry associations in over 120 countries. He serves as the Director of the Centre of Applied Innovation at Melbourne Polytechnic and holds corporate and academic appointments around the world including Batten Fellow at the University of Virginia’s Darden Graduate School of Business Administration.