Panelist Profile

 

Martin Hosking

Redbubble, CEO (AU)

 

Martin Hosking co-founder of Redbubble (RBL.AX) and became the CEO in July 2010. Redbubble, the world’s leading marketplace for independent artists, listed on the ASX in May 2016. Previously, he was the Chair of Aconex, a SaaS provider to construction firms, and Southern Innovation, a digital pulse processing solution. He was instrumental in the development and subsequent listing on NASDAQ of search company, LookSmart. Martin started his career as a diplomat with the Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade before joining McKinsey & Company, serving clients focusing on emerging technologies. He has a BA (Hons) from Melbourne University and an MBA (with Distinction) from Melbourne Business School, where he has also lectured. He is a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.