EXA Leadership

Martijn Blanken

Chief Executive Officer

Martijn is the Chief Executive Officer of EXA Infrastructure. With extensive experience in CEO and executive leadership roles, he has built a successful track record of delivering growth in complex international environments. Before joining EXA Martijn served as Senior Advisor to Digital Infrastructure investors, and led the acquisition of EXA by I Squared Capital. Martijn was previously the Group Managing Director of Telstra Enterprise and served on the Executive Committee of Telstra Corporation. During his tenure at Telstra, he also was the CEO of Telstra Global, which under his leadership transformed into the leading service provider in Asia Pacific. Prior to his time at Telstra, he was the SVP for Asia Pacific at Openwave Systems and has also held several executive positions at KPN Royal Dutch Telecom. Martijn has lived and worked extensively across Asia, Europe, Australia, and the Americas, and holds an MBA from the University of Groningen in the Netherlands.