Matt Nixon

MA (Oxon), CDipAE (ACCA)

Matt writes, speaks and consults about senior leaders and their relationship to talent, performance, reputation and legacy.  He is the author of the book Pariahs, to be published later this year.

Matt has returned recently to consulting, after a decade working as a senior HR executive for Barclays and Shell. In these jobs he played a key role interacting with senior executives, boards and regulators as the organisations faced massive external challenges to their reputations, leadership and cultures. Previously, Matt was a partner at Towers Watson in Chicago and London. He has worked globally for private and public sector projects for clients including Navistar, Convergys, Legal Services Commission, Ofcom and the British Museum.

Matt’s first degree was in Classics. He is qualified in a number of psychometric individual and team assessment tools. He is a Trustee of Demos, the think tank, and a school governor.

Matt Nixon