Writer at Large
Martin Roche began his newspaper career in his native Scotland and has since contributed to publications in numerous countries, writing on mainly economic, business, financial services, political and communications issues. He is a communications specialist in economic development, inward investment and place marketing. Most of his career has been in board-level roles in world-ranked public relations and advertising agencies. He has had clients in 22 countries.
Martin is a partner in the communications consultancy, Etoile Partners, which advises political and business leaders, mainly in Europe, Africa and the Middle East. He graduated MA (Hons) in Politics and International Relations from the University of Aberdeen, Scotland.