Martin Coyd OBE

Martin Coyd OBE

Head of Health, Safety & Wellbeing
Mace Construction


Martin has a wealth of experience in Health & Safety and has a huge passion for Health and Wellbeing. Martin spent 18 years in the Royal Engineers in the first part of his work life.

Martin has a leading role in the UK’s Building Mental Health Framework. Martin was Chair of Build UK Health Group and also the Construction Public Health Responsibility Deal.

He is Chair of Wheelchair Rugby League and is Team Manager of the England Wheelchair RL Team. He still plays Rugby League, the running game, at the age of 53.

Martin is a Stonewall Champion and was named in the Financial Times OUTstanding Global Top 30 LGBT Executive Allies list in 2015.

Martin was named in the SHP 2017 list of the 15 Most Influential in Health and Safety and was awarded the OBE in the 2014 New Year’s Honours List