Matt is a Senior Managing Director and advises Teneo’s clients from the public and private sector on reputation management and policy initiatives.
To date, his career has moved through developed and emerging markets, working in professional services firms in the U.S., Europe, the Middle East and Africa. Matt has developed an expertise in global cross-border partnerships, deals and networks. His specialties include strategy, leadership development and private public partnerships (PPPs).
Prior to joining Teneo, Matt was the Managing Director of Richard Attias & Associates, a strategic communications firm within the WPP Government Sector Practice. During his tenure there, he led global business development and client engagement work in the Middle East and Africa.
Previously, Matt was a Global Leadership Fellow and Associate Director at the World Economic Forum, based in Geneva and New York. As a Fellow, he participated in an intensive three-year leadership journey, while simultaneously serving as a lead for engagement with Middle East governments. He also managed the WEF Global Agenda Councils on the Arab world and the United States.
Earlier in his career, Matthew was a management consultant with Oliver Wyman. Matt holds degrees from Brown University, the Yale School of Management and the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) at the University of London.