Martin is founder and CEO of Lab Automation Network. He studied chemistry at RWTH Aachen University and at the University of Constance, Germany. For his PhD thesis on automated combinatorial chemistry, he joined the University of Tübingen, Germany, in 1994.
From 1998 to 2008, he was CEO of accelab GmbH, a manufacturer of customized laboratory automation systems. In 2008, he founded Lab Automation Network and since then conducts lab automation projects for customers from a wide range of industries.