Martin Foreman

Operating director

Martin Foreman is an Operating Director of Paine Schwartz Partners.

Dr. Foreman has collaborated with Paine Schwartz Partners (previously Paine and Partners) since 2009. Based in Melbourne, Australia Dr. Foreman leverages his Asia-Pacific insights and relationships to help identify and execute investment opportunities for the Firm.

Dr. Foreman has a BSc (Biology) University of Nottingham, a PhD in plant physiology from University of Wales (UK), and was a Post-Doctoral fellow in the Dept. of Plant Sciences, Lincoln University, NZ. After Lincoln he continued his career in agribusiness in NZ before spending 13 years with a multinational Fortune 500 industrial company in Asia-Pacific, holding country CEO positions including Sri Lanka and Vietnam. Dr. Foreman founded Crichton Capital & Advisory in 2008, a boutique firm focused on growing local private companies in the agritech and industrial sectors through direct equity participation.