With a varied skillset, Matthew works as both Technology Project Manager and Online Manager for IDG. As the former, he advises and manages clients using IDG’s survey platform, often involving thousands of participants across global functions. The latter involves working with the Marketing Manager on all aspects of IDG’s online and digital presence, including developing Social Media strategy and building and managing the company website.
Trained as a Civil Engineer, Matthew was previously Project Manager on several large Civil Engineering contracts, including the Channel Tunnel Rail Link. During this time he gained experience in process improvement methodologies, which directly led to a role managing a website devoted to Lean, Six Sigma and change management.
His team manages IDG’s highly regarded survey platform, used by clients both as a development tool and to provide analytics that help support them in key decisions. The team is also dedicated to innovating IDG’s programmes by exploring various technologies for better engagement and dissemination of information.
Matthew believes that creating teams with clients is the best way to achieve success in projects, and he is passionate about finding new, better and innovative ways to work.