Matt is Director of Fundraising at Whizz-Kidz, the National Charity for young wheelchair users. Whizz-Kidz provides vital mobility equipment and services to disabled children and young people, giving them opportunities to build friendships and have fun, as well as training and support, helping them gain the skills they need to build the bright futures they deserve. Previously, Matt spent more than 20 years in corporate banking before moving into the Not-For-Profit sector in 2010. He has developed a number of fundraising specialisms through roles at charities, from small community based organisations through to National charities. He uses his wealth of leadership experience, alongside a true passion for staff development, to lead Whizz-Kidz's award winning fundraising team. Outside of Whizz-Kidz, Matt is a member of the board at 'Contact', sits on 'Missing Peoples' Fundraising Advisory Committee and mentors a number of fundraisers and people looking to transition from the corporate sector.