Matt Smith is co-founder & director of the Centre for Entrepreneurs, and co-founder and secretary of the European Startup Network. Previously, Matt co-founded NACUE – the National Association of College and University Entrepreneurs – and founded the consultancy firm Entelligence. Matt is an advisor to the Enterprise Research Centre, a member of the Social Angels Movement and a judge for the Great British Entrepreneur Awards.
In NACUE, Matt helped grow the charity within 3 years to engage student enterprise clubs in 130+ education institutions. He also designed some of the largest enterprise promotion projects in the UK, including the £3.5m UK Government project to develop 200 enterprise societies in HE and FE institutions; the Lloyds Bank Enterprise Awards and the Startup Career Milkround campaign.