Chief Development Officer
In his role as Chief Development Officer for TNS, Matthew is responsible for the company’s offer and leads the global practice, digital innovation, advanced analytics and marketing teams.
Matthew began his TNS career with Infratest Burke / NFO in 1992, working in a variety of client service and management roles in both the UK and France, prior to setting up NFO Financial Services in 2001.
After the merger with TNS in 2003, Matthew became Managing Director of Specialist Markets, based in London, with responsibility for the Financial Services, Technology and Media sectors.
In 2006 he took on responsibility for TNS’s Global Technology Sector, supporting key accounts and strengthening the international network. This was followed by promotion to Global Head of Areas of Expertise in 2009, a role he held until he took up his current position in 2010.
Matthew regularly speaks on a number of issues, including the future of the research industry, the impact of digital and mobile on consumer behaviours and leading businesses to growth. In September 2007, Matthew was identified as one of the “50 to watch” in UK’s Research industry magazine.
Matthew is married with three children and is a graduate of Corpus Christi College, Oxford in Philosophy, Politics and Economics.