Matt serves as Head of Thought Leadership and Insights at C40.

The Thought Leadership part of his role is focused on elevating C40’s public standing as a recognised and leading content expert on the topic of urban climate action. The insights component, meanwhile, is primarily focused on developing data and evidence-led communications content that is strategic, engaging, aligned with C40’s global audience, and underpinned by robust political, economic and social landscape analysis.

Prior to joining C40, Matt was a Telecoms and Technology editor, where in addition to managing coverage for 60 countries and leading on technology-related projects, consultancy and policy analysis for ICT clients, he also contributed to various city and sustainability research projects.

He holds an undergraduate degree in International Economics from Nottingham University, where he specialised in International Trade and Economics of the European Union. He also holds a Masters degree in Journalism from Goldsmiths College, London and more recently, a Masters degree in Sustainable Cities from King’s College, London.