Matthew Foster (He/Him)


Matthew is Senior Manager of Business Systems and Analytics at LBS, having joined the School in 2016. Having held a number of roles across the organisation, he draws on his wide LBS network to ensure the active support of the School Administration for the conference and its aims. In addition, he is co-founder and former co-chair of PROUD@LBS, the School’s LGBTQ+ and allies staff network, and sits on the LBS Diversity, Inclusion, and Belonging Board. Prior to LBS, he worked in a variety of industries including banking, energy, and NGOs.

Alongside his professional life, Matthew is a Reaching Out MBA Fellow at Imperial College Business School where he serves as a strategic advisor to the LGBTQ+ Careers Club as well as a member of the Dean’s Student Advisory Council. He has previously volunteered with Stonewall, one of the UK’s leading LGBT charities, supporting their work to promote acceptance without exception.