bio Martin Burholt Position: Managing Director, Communities Martin is the Managing Director of the Mitie Communities division. His previous roles include Managing Director of UK Communities and International FM for Interserve, Public Sector Managing Director at Engie and also Balfour Beatty Workplace. He has over 30 years of experience in the outsourcing of front line services including 11 years spent with Bouygues UK in a variety of account management roles. With expertise in all local and central government sectors and services, Martin leads a team focussed on Mitie’s further presence in key healthcare, local authority and education sectors. Martin’s early career focussed on sport, leisure and hospitality management. He maintains his passion and interest in this sector as the non-executive chairman of Freedom Leisure, one of the UK’s leading non-for profit Leisure Trusts.