Martin has a wealth of experience in both the entertainment and Education Industries.
Martin Davies served as CEO of the Education Division at Holidaybreak Limited from June 2007 to 2010 when he was promoted to Group Chief Executive Officer of Holidaybreak Plc from April 19, 2010 to April 2012.
Previously Martin joined PGL as Chief Executive in 2004 and went onto lead an MBO in 2005.
He joined Allied Breweries as a graduate trainee where he spent 10 years in a variety of marketing and brand management roles, before joining Kingfisher as Trading Controller for entertainment at Woolworth’s in 1990.
After over 14 years in corporate roles he felt it was time to set up his own business and in 1994 he founded Tommy Boy Music in Europe. He established Tommy Boy Music as one of Europe’s top independent record labels setting up offices in London and Hamburg and distribution partnerships in every major market in Europe. In 1997, he moved to New York becoming President of the parent company Tommy Boy Inc. helping to establish as iconic independent music brand.
He is currently an Independent Non-Executive Director of JD Sports Fashion plc and serves as its Senior Independent Non-Executive Director, and Chairman of Sentric Music Ltd.