We have a new Head of Business Development, Europe

Content Team July 27, 2020 mins read

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We have a new Head of Business Development, Europe

Global Shares extends a warm welcome to Martin Osborne-Shaw, our new Head of Business Development for the European region.  


Martin joins Global Shares with more than 20 years’ leadership in the employee share plan and securities industry. He was responsible for establishing, building and selling Killik Employee Services – the market-leading provider of employee and executive share plan administration over a 13 year period. He subsequently became a Director at Equiniti Premier and managed Executive Services. Prior to joining Global Shares, he spent 4 years at Shareworks by Morgan Stanley (previously Solium), where he leads the EMEA Client Service Delivery Team to shape the overall client experience.

Martin said:  I’m absolutely thrilled to join Global Shares – an extremely forward-thinking, highly motivated, tech and service orientated company, with great people at its core. It’s a terrific opportunity at such an exciting stage in the company’s evolution. I’m enjoying the fast-paced, entrepreneurial environment here, and look forward to working as part of the team to help the business to thrive in the years ahead.” 

Global Shares CEO, Tim Houstoun, said: “Martin is a strong leader with a wealth of industry knowledge and a passion for delivering an excellent client experience.  His track record, ambition and people skills make him a superb fit for Global Shares.”

Martin is based in Greater London and is a proud father of three. In his spare time he enjoys golf, walking, skiing, going to the races and is a regular at Silverstone when F1 is in town. 

Should you wish to contact him, you can reach him at: [email protected].

Please Note: This publication contains general information only and Global Shares is not, through this article, issuing any advice, be it legal, financial, tax-related, business-related, professional or other. The Global Shares Academy is not a substitute for professional advice and should not be used as such. Global Shares does not assume any liability for reliance on the information provided herein.

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