Helping people to better understand themselves, others, and their organisations, in a way that makes a difference to effective leadership
With career experiences in education, sport, business and communications, underpinned by a fascination with human behaviour, Matt has found his calling in helping people to better understand themselves, others, and their organisations, in a way that makes a difference to effective leadership.
Previous to setting up mattlock, Matt spent two years working for Neish Leadership Consultancy supporting a range of corporate clients and crystallising his leadership education. He was Head of Communications for sportscotland through the period of the London Olympics and Glasgow Commonwealth Games. Prior to that Matt was part of the Executive at the Scottish Institute of Sport and a Business Advisor at Prevista in London. Matt's early career was in education and sport in his native New Zealand.
Diploma in Executive Coaching (AoEC)
Certificate in Systemic Team Coaching (AoEC)
NLP Certified Practitioner and Coach (ExcelR8)
UK Sport Endorsed Mentor (UK Sport)
Insights Practitioner (Insights)
Humanistic Psychology training at Neish (NLP, EST, Bioenergetics, TA, EI)
Diploma of Business Studies (Massey University)
Diploma of Teaching (Wellington College of Education)
BA English Literature (Victoria University)