Roy Martin Jr.
Mr. Martin has been CEO of WELM Ventures, a venture capital firm, since 2011. WELM invests in early stage companies in information technology, digital media and medical device industries. From 2013 to 2017, he also served as a senior executive of Truven Health Analytics, a $600 million (revenue) global healthcare analytics company, owned by private equity, which sold for $2.6 billion in 2016 to IBM Watson Health. Before that, for 18 years Roy was a senior executive and one of 5 division CEO’s at Thomson Reuters, leading global businesses in the legal and scientific markets. He was most recently the president & CEO of the 5,500 employee Thomson Reuters Tax & Accounting business, where he was credited with the company’s successful worldwide expansion, and its explosive growth from $450 million in revenue in 2004 to $1.2 billion in 2011.
Mr. Martin holds an MBA from Emory University and maintains an office in downtown Minneapolis, MN.