Chief Policy Director, CBI
As Chief Policy Director, Matthew is responsible for the CBI’s policy agenda and delivery of its Seize the Moment programme spanning decarbonisation, innovation, trade, thriving regions, skills & inclusion and health.
Matthew has considerable experience of engaging with government, regulators, opinion formers and senior business leaders.
He joined the CBI in 1999 and has covered a range of business sectors including manufacturing, small business and financial services. As director for competitive markets Matthew led the CBI’s work on competition, regulation and corporate governance.
Matthew is a member of the CBI’s senior leadership team and sits on its Executive Committee. He is also a Pension Trustee and a Commissioner on the independent Low Pay Commission that advises the government on the National Living Wage.