Martin Bennett

Managing Director, Infrastructure Practice, Marsh

Based in London, Martin heads Marsh’s infrastructure advisory services across the Europe, Middle East, and Africa (“EMEA”) region and has lead teams in over 250 infrastructure sector transactions. He is also a member of Marsh's Global Infrastructure Practice leadership team. This Practice works to align and deliver the best of Marsh / best of MMC to stakeholders engaged across the infrastructure sector, through lifecycle of projects (from conception, through development and financing, construction, operations and eventual decommissioning).

Martin has advised corporations, infrastructure and private equity fund investors,  sovereign and pension fund direct investors for the last 18 years, providing risk and insurance consultancy services for transactions within the UK, Continental Europe, the USA, Africa and Asia. His focus on the infrastructure sector includes strong experience of issues arising from Brownfield M&A transactions, government privatisations and Greenfield developments.

Prior to his current position Martin held a number roles across the insurance industry, initially as a Casualty classes underwriter before managing a Casualty claims department for a UK headquartered global insurer. He then developed his career in the specialist area of captive insurance company management and risk consulting before joining a global insurance broker to manage risk financing requirements of multinational corporate clients.