George Martin is a member of Barings Alternative Investments, a global private equity and real assets platform. George is a part of the Private Equity / Real Assets team and is responsible for sourcing and underwriting Midstream Agriculture investments. George is also a Managing Director at Alternative Investment Analytics, LLC; Associate Director for the Center for International Securities and Derivatives Markets (CISDM) at the University of Massachusetts; formerly a member of the Advisory Board of the Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst Association (CAIA) and member of the Real Assets Curriculum Subcommittee; and a member of the Editorial Board of the Journal of Alternative Investments. He is regularly called upon to speak on various aspects of the Alternative Investment business, and frequently publishes his research. Previously, he was a Research Fellow at the Brookings Institution. George holds a B.A. and an M.A. from Johns Hopkins University.