Private Equity / Investment Banker Focused on Growth Capital
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Jose Paul Martin (JPMARTIN) - is a private equity investor & advisor based in Bahrain, focused on Middle East and Indian investment opportunities, across Information Technology, Healthcare and Education.


Where Did All The Investors Go?
Investors are typically not hiding. It’s just that you don’t know where to look for them. Once you find them, you have to get their attention.




Latest Posts
​Blockchain, Cryptocurrency And Beyond
Last year, I made a small investment in Cryptocurrencies. And the returns, well to put it mildly, have been spectacular! It's been the best trade I’ve ever made. How much? 3,300% in 12 months. That’s not a typo. Read on for more...

Work Experience

Managing Director
Eqoris Advisors
May 2016 - Present (6 years 11 months)

Eqoris Advisors use intellectual, financial and strategic power of the firm to help address some of the most pressing problems. Eqoris works with its partners to build capabilities and leadership skills at every level and every opportunity. Eqoris guides you from complexity to clarity, with confidence.

Director (Investments)
Venture Capital Bank
May 2006 - May 2016 (10 years 2 months)

Venture Capital Bank is a Bahrain based boutique investment bank focused on Small Medium Enterprises within the Middle East North Africa region, established in 2006 with a focus on Venture Capital, Private Equity and Real Estate and I’m fortunate to have been one of the formative teams as a buy-side investment professional who has assisted the bank in private equity and venture capital investments of over USD 300 million.

March 2004 - April 2006 (2 years 2 months)

Assisted in new client/business development activities, including developing proposals, and preparing and conducting client presentations as part of the Management Consulting team serving regional banks and government projects as well as lead and supervise interdisciplinary teams of analysts & consulting professionals to manage engagement timeframes.


Columbia University - Columbia Business School
2015 / 2016
Executive Program in Management, Leadership, Strategy and Global Finance
ICFAI Business School
2000 / 2002
University of Kerala
1995 / 1998