Martin Mills is a senior capital markets professional with 35 years of experience. In early 2018 Martin founded his own consultancy, Martin Mills Consultants Ltd (“MMC”), with the aim of making this experience available to clients in an independent capacity.
Most recently Martin spent 18 years as a Managing Director in the Debt Capital Markets practice at Bank of America Merrill Lynch in London. Before joining BofAML, Martin spent five years in the FIG team at Moody’s in London and New York. Banks, insurance companies and asset managers form the bedrock of Martin’s industry expertise.
At BofAML, Martin was Head of EMEA Green Bonds, making it one of the leading practices in this fast growing market. In this capacity Martin structured and led numerous innovative and successful Green Bond issues for clients across a wide range of sectors.
Within the framework of the ICMA led Green Bond Principles, Martin was a member of the Social Bonds Working Group. He was also a member of the City of London Green Finance Initiative.
The initial focus of MMC will be on the Green Bond market.
During his time at BofAML, Martin also established the leading Ratings Advisory practice for Financial Institutions. Martin has advised many of the leading banks, insurers and asset managers in EMEA and beyond on a wide range of rating related issues from how to get a rating through demutualisations, M&A and complex hybrid capital financings.
Martin holds a MBA from London Business School and is a graduate of the FT Non-Executive Director Diploma Programme.