Martin S. Foont

President & CEO

Martin S. Foont has served as the President and CEO of Globe Tax Services, Inc. since founding the company in 1992. As one of the foremost experts on withholding tax recovery, Mr. Foont has built GlobeTax into the preeminent provider of withholding tax recovery services.

Prior to founding GlobeTax, Mr. Foont held senior managerial positions with IBM, Citigroup, and Bankers Trust. At the latter, he was head of Global Securities Services and, among other things, had the responsibility for recovering withheld taxes on over US$30 billion of custodial assets. Mr. Foont has more than 35 years of managerial experience in improving, streamlining, and enhancing financial service offerings.

  • Master’s Degree in Industrial & Management Engineering from Columbia University
  • MBA from the Stern School of Business at New York University
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Industrial Engineering from New York University