After working as a civil servant for the Government in the Public Relations field, Martine Kohn completed a course in coaching at the ‘Migge Institute' in Porta Westfalica in Germany before doing a 3-year training course in 'psychology of communication' at the well-known 'Schulz-von-Thun Institute of Communication' in Hamburg, Germany.

Particularly interested in the phenomenon of 'performance anxiety', she further specialized her training in PEP at the Dr-Michael-Bohne-Institute in Hannover, Germany.

Furthermore she is a mediator by training (Pädagogische Hochschule Freiburg/Germany).

Martine Kohn is married and the mother of two daughters.