Matt is a full-time professional speaker, motivating and inspiring his audiences to overcome, to defy expectations, and to achieve their goals.
Taking his first steps on the ladder towards a professional rugby career, Matt's life was changed forever. A tackle just 20 seconds into the match broke his neck, severed his spinal cord and left him hanging on to life.
His first goal was simply to survive.
But not content on simply surviving, he has gone on to smash perceptions, expectations and records...
Achieving a first class honours law degree, qualifying as a lawyer, becoming a mouth painting artist, skiing the slopes of Sweden, completing global marathons and writing his autobiography – Matt is the real deal!
Those hearing the emotive and provocative way Matt shares his journey will gain an all-important perspective of the challenges they face and leave armed with the practical tools to excel in both their personal and professional lives.
Described by The Independent as 'the inspirational journey of an inspirational man', the rollercoaster of emotions Matt leads his audiences through have them coming away inspired and empowered to be the best they can be.
Matt works with the best, and helps them to become better! Having worked with the England Rugby League National team, professional sporting teams, global corporations and businesses, NHS Managerial and Clinical staff, universities and schools – Matt uses his experiences to help anybody, of any age, overcome the obstacles in their path.
Quite simply, Matt is the go-to speaker for any organisation looking to empower their staff to be the best they can be, and in doing so, blowing the doors of what is thought possible in life!