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Martin Buss

Martin Buss is a proven seasoned executive with expertise in entrepreneurial environments as well as with large organizations.  He has delivered in-depth leadership and has brought human capital solutions to companies for over 30 years working at the CXO and senior executive level.

His range of experience encompasses problem solving across a wide spectrum, including HR Consulting, Talent Management, IT, and 18 years of Executive Search.  Early in his career, Martin worked in the financial services and O&G arena in business development and operations. Later he co-founded a software distribution company, delivered executive talent to a wide array of organizations across many industries, and provided HR consulting solutions to small and mid-sized companies.

Prior to joining DES Growth Partners, Martin was a National Business Development Executive for IMPACT Group, where he advised and delivered services in Career Transition, Talent Management and Relocation Support. He dealt with Fortune 50 companies as well as with smaller organizations across all industries.

Martin received in B.S degree in Criminal Justice with a Minor in Business Administration from the University of Texas at Arlington. He is active in the Houston Chapter in the Association for Corporate Growth and is a past member of the Allies Program with the Greater Houston Partnership. He likes to bicycle, read, and play blues guitar.

Since organizations are in a constant state of change due to both internal and external forces, his personal motto, made famous by the U.S. Marines, is “Improvise, Adapt and Overcome”.

Martin can reached at 281.844.5510 and martin@desgp.com