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Business experience


Martin Port is currently chairman of BigChange, focusing on growing the business across the UK and overseas.


Outside BigChange, he is involved with many good causes and is keen to support other fast-growing companies.


Below is a list of Martin’s former and current positions and business activity.


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Panintelligence: board observer, strategic adviser & shareholder (August 2022-present)

Martin invested a six-figure sum in data analytics provider Panintelligence. As well as being a minority shareholder in the business, Martin is also a strategic adviser as Panintelligence boosts its customer base and SaaS offerings.

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BigChange: founder & chairman (Jan 2013 – present)

Martin Port founded mobile workforce management platform BigChange in 2011. He sold a majority stake in the company to US private equity firm Great Hill partners in 2021 and is now chairman of the business.

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Transaid: Ambassador (2018-present)

Martin became an ambassador for Africa-based transport charity Transaid in 2018. Transaid transforms lives through safe, available and sustainable transport.

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Business in the Community: board member (2020 – present)

As a member of Business in the Community’s Yorkshire and Humber advisory board, Martin liaises with other local business leaders to help others in the community.

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MoreLife (UK): board observer & strategic adviser (May 2022 – present)

Martin is a board observer and strategic adviser at MoreLife, a health company that makes the lives of individuals healthier through lifestyle behaviour changes. 

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Rated People: board observer, strategic adviser & shareholder (Feb 2022 – present)

Having led a seven-figure funding round in Rated People, the UK’s leading online marketplace connecting homeowners with skilled tradespeople, Martin is a significant shareholder and strategic adviser in the fast-growing business.

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Masternaut: founder and CEO (2002 – 2011)

Martin Port founded vehicle tracking solution Masternaut in 2002. He exited the business in 2011, by which point the company had grown to £22m annual turnover.