Francis Martin is the first person from  Northern Ireland to be appointed president of an organisation which has been representing businesses in Northern Ireland along with the rest of the United Kingdom for more than 156 years.

Francis Martin has a reputation as a deal maker in Northern Ireland. It is a trait which could prove to be very useful as he takes up his latest appoi(...)

Francis Martin, who is originally from Moy, Co Tyrone, and is a partner in BDO Northern Ireland

The British Chambers of Commerce, one of the UK’s largest business bodies, has appointed its first Northern Ireland president in its 156 year history.(...)

Martin and Tracy Hamilton with their sons Jack and Lance of food company Mash Direct.

When John Henderson beganselling butter, eggs and cheese from a market stall in the centre of Belfast in 1897, every day was a race against time for (...)