Martin Baum is the Managing Director of the Pantaenius Yacht Group, a position which he has held since 2006. In the traditional family-run company with twelve subsidiaries and its Hamburg headquarters, he is Chairman of the Board of Directors and has specific responsibility for global sales and developments of upcoming markets as well as the overall yacht group’s strategy. His achievements have included notable developments within the Pantaenius group such as the development of a new superyacht team, a major restructuring of the Pantaenius IT department, the implementation of client service program that shortened response times to clients and the creation of Europe’s first online yacht insurance provider.  

 As an enthusiastic and talented yachtsman since his childhood, he has participated in many long distance races including transatlantic crossings and has extensive experience in cruising all around the world.