Martin Warren

Martin Warren has served as a Non-Executive Member of the WRA Board since October 2017 and is the Chair of the WRA’s Audit and Risk Committee.

Martin, a chartered accountant, is currently ICAEW Director for Wales and South West. He works closely with the Welsh Government and its agents on business related matters. This includes being a member of the Business Wales Strategic Board. He has worked in business as a CFO for most of his career most recently as Director of Finance at Cardiff Metropolitan University.

Martin has also held a series of non-executive roles over the past 25 years most notably:

  • 7 years at Sport Wales as Chair of the Audit Committee
  • 21 years at Young Enterprise becoming Chair of the Wales Board
  • National Trustee and Chair of the Risk and Audit Committee. 

Martin remains active in the voluntary sector as a trustee of Newport Live and of Cardiff Third Sector Council.