Martha Mends

Martha holds a bachelor’s degree in philosophy, politics and economics from the University of Oxford. Martha is currently an investment professional at EMK Capital, a mid-market pan-European private equity fund, where she invests in high potential businesses and partners with management teams to transform growth. Prior to joining EMK, Martha was part of a global strategy team at Accenture where she advised private equity and corporate clients on commercial due diligence, market entry and corporate strategy projects in international locations including Prague, New York, Johannesburg and Moscow. 

Martha decided to join the Masters in Finance programme at LBS for two key reasons: to build a global network of exceptional professionals, and to strengthen her financial knowledge through the school’s world-class faculty and curriculum. In addition to being a student ambassador, Martha is Chief of Staff of the newly formed Black in Business Club and is an active member of the Private Equity and Venture Capital and Women in Business clubs. In her spare time, Martha enjoys running, skiing and going to the theatre. Martha is a Women in Finance Scholar at London Business School.


Contact: mmends.mifpt2022@london.edu

Martha Mends was a recipient of the MiFPT MiF Merit Scholarship (LBS Fund)

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