Martin Herrndorf

Associated Expert
"I love new and surprising ideas that make business sense and deliver real value to people previously excluded from markets and neglected by businesses."

Martin Herrndorf is an economist and political scientist studying the strategic management of large companies in Base of the Pyramid markets. He has in-depth experience in microinsurance in various company-specific and geographical contexts, including portfolio analysis, partnership due diligence and design and management models. Through his involvement in microinsurance, he has gained insight into strategy and partnership processes that are relevant across sectoral boundaries. His key interests include financial inclusion and digital technologies, but also the link between poverty-environment and strategies for urban change and renewal.

Martin holds a PhD in strategic management from the University of St. Gallen, Switzerland, and a degree in business / MA Economics from the University of Cologne, Germany.