Martin Blake

Non-executive Director and Corporate Advisor


Thought Leader, Professor, Director, Speaker & Mentor

Dr. Martin A. Blake is an internationally recognised thought leader and strategist, with specialist expertise in board direction, governance and futuring. He has been awarded two adjunct professorships and holds a working portfolio of board directorships, advisory roles and keynote speaking engagements throughout the USA, Europe, the Middle East, Asia and Australia. He is highly valued for his innovative business strategies which save money, save energy and support businesses to add value to the triple bottom line: people, profit and planet.

Innovator of Award-Winning Change Management Programmes

With 35 years’ business experience, and having deployed one of the most successful, award-winning organisational change management programmes in the world, Martin stands poised to lead others to unequivocal success. He is a passionate and committed strategist who understands day-to-day commercial and operational pressures. Martin’s professional services are provided through Blake Advisory Pte. Ltd.

Expert in Systems Thinking & Resilience

Martin is also an internationally recognised authority on systems thinking and resilience. His doctorate (a DBA) was in complexity theory and systems thinking based change management interventions in an organisational context. Named one of the Top 100 Global Sustainability Leaders in 2011, 2012 and again in 2013, Martin is at the forefront of a generation of change agents who know that profitable business practice is enhanced by a more intelligent use of natural resources to create resilient businesses for the 21st century.

Island Sustainability Specialist

Martin has particular expertise in Island sustainability practices gained in Bahrain, Singapore, Bali, Guam, Dominica, and the Pacific Islands where he has worked with island communities to support sustainable business development whilst preserving and sustaining their fragile ecosystems.