Matt has been a purpose-driven leader for over 20 years — founding a number of impact startups, working as an innovation consultant, catalysing many cross-sector collaborative initiatives, as well as leading a number of purpose-driven businesses. He understands the synergy between purpose, strategic design and rapid commercial prototyping — as well as the broad collaboration needed across multiple sectors to achieve outcomes of significant scale.
Matt is a consultant and strategy designer, working with innovative companies and startups across Australia to create blended social and economic value – including working as the Social Entrepreneur in Residence for the global design agency Business Models Inc. He is currently a mentor for the EarthTech Challenge, an event convener for Entrepreneurs’ Week, and a TEDx speaker on transforming cities through network entrepreneurship.
Matt is also the founder of one of Australia’s largest Profit-for-Purpose Innovation Challenges, working with 700 teams from 71 countries from around the world.