Martin Smith

SPECIAL ADVISER

Martin is special adviser and speaks for Ingenious on policy matters. He works with Patrick McKenna on a portfolio of social investment, philanthropic and education projects and is a Visiting Fellow in Creative Industries at Goldsmiths in the University of London. Prior to joining Ingenious Martin was a partner at Brunswick Group LLP. He also runs his own advisory firm, West Bridge Consulting.

Martin is chairman of classical music venue St John’s Smith Square, Westminster, and a former chairman of the Young Vic Theatre Company. He was a member of the Project Advisory Group for the Arts & Humanities Research Council’s Cultural Value Project, is an occasional lecturer for the British Council and a frequent speaker on creative economy and related topics in media and entertainment business and investment forums.