Matthew is a highly experienced public speaker, consultant and commentator. He has worked with a large number of international and national clients. His engaging and evidence-based talks mainly focus on political issues, including: political volatility and risk; public opinion; macro trends; European politics; the European Union; Brexit; Euroscepticism; populism; extremism; elections; immigration; and voting. Some pictures of recent events can be found here.
Matthew has given hundreds of keynote talks, breakfast briefings, pre- and post-dinner talks, and masterclasses for policy and business communities. He is an experienced chair and commentator.
Recent examples of talks include: a macro overview of key trends in Europe for infrastructure investors; a talk on global citizenship and migration policy for foreign investors; a comprehensive overview of what drives populism; a deep dive into the 2016 British and American elections; an overview of polling and survey research on public opinion around Brexit.
Matthew also contributes regularly to national and international media, including BBC News, Sky News, Al Jazeera, CNN, Radio 4, 5Live, Bloomberg, and many more.