Martin studied work and organisational psychology at the University of Innsbruck. After graduating, he lived for a long time in Buddhist monasteries in Nepal and worked for many years as a coach and psychologist in Sydney, Australia. Together with Christie Little, he founded the international consulting company Frontier Wellbeing.

During this time he worked with global companies such as PricewaterhouseCoopers international, KPMG, Siemens, Citibank and Coca-Cola. He has additional international training and certifications in biofeedback, nutritional coaching, positive neuroplasticity training and permaculture design.

He has also practised and taught meditation and mindfulness for over 15 years. Martin is a trained nature and forest therapy guide, developing renowned certification courses and currently collaborates with the Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich and the Medical Association for Preventive Medicine and Classic Naturopathic Treatment, Kneipp Doctors Association.

Martin is currently collaborating with the Paracelsus Medical Private University Salzburg on a clinical study to investigate the beneficial medical effects of being close to nature.

His new book "Wald tut gut - Stress abbauen, Wohlbefinden und Gesundheit stärken" was published by AT Verlag in February 2019.