Martin Haynes is Vice-President of Government Programs and Corporate Secretary with Medavie Blue Cross. As such, he has overall responsibility for the administration of health programs and services for federal and provincial governments. Prior to this role he held senior positions within the organization, including Vice-President, Corporate Services and Vice-President, Organizational Development.
Mr. Haynes began his career with Kidsons Chartered Accountants in the UK, where he obtained his designation as a chartered accountant in 1981, following which he immigrated to Canada. From 1982 to 1994, he worked with The Coopers & Lybrand Consulting Group, where he held progressively senior roles including Partner in the management consulting practice. In 1994, Haynes established a consulting practice to provide strategic and financial advisory services to clients at an executive level, as well as undertaking litigation support and advisory services until he joined Medavie Blue Cross in 1995.
He is a Member of the Institutes of Chartered Accountants of New Brunswick and Nova Scotia and a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales. He is active in industry and community business and public service organizations.
"I joined the board of LearnSphere because I see the value the organization brings in developing the capacity of the many organizations and companies it works with. I view my role as bringing guidance to the organization through my board experience working with government and private sector organizations in transformation."