Jay Martin is Myanmar Country Representative for PanAust Servcies (Myanmar) Co. Ltd, based in Yangon. He is responsible for all non-technical aspects of PanAust’s exploration program in Myanmar, including Government Relations, Community Engagement, Site Support and Business Development. Prior to joining PanAust, Mr. Martin was Director at John Hancock Associates in Yangon, a consulting firm which handled all aspects of Myanmar market entry, with a specific emphasis on political risk assessment for several Washington D.C.-based lobbying firms. He also provided in-country assistance with the Myanmar portfolio for the US-ASEAN Business Council, a trade association serving the needs of over 150 US-based fortune 500 companies. Mr. Martin holds a B.S. in Geography from the University of Alaska Fairbanks, and an M.A. in Philosophy (Mathematical Logic) from University of Colorado Boulder. He also served as a pilot in Alaska, having logged over 7,000 hours of commercial flight experience, mostly in single-engine aircraft on floats, wheels and skis.