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Matt Mead
Head of Education & Innovation
Chelsea FC Foundation

Matt is the Head of Education & Innovation for Chelsea FC Foundation, the official charity of Chelsea Football Club, who offer a breadth of educational programmes in primary and secondary schools, further education colleges, employability support, business start-up and corporate CSR opportunities.

Matt has spent the past four and a half years building a pioneering and innovative staff with dynamic educational programmes from FE sports development, to numeracy and literacy support, PE mentorship, through to sports tech hacks, a business start-up incubator and business club, accountancy qualifications, as well as STEM programmes such as Chelsea Digital Camps and Digital Blue, which teaches critical 21st century skills in coding, robotics and design.

In recent years, Matt has been able to combine his passion of sports and business, and love for technology to create pioneering STEM programmes in collaboration with global brands such as Apple, Autodesk, VEX Robotics, EverFi, Wipro, Lynda.com and the San Francisco 49ers Foundation.

Matt is a father to three amazing boys, Leo, Max and Zak and enjoys life living near the Sussex coast with his wife and children.

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Matt Mead
Matt Mead
Chelsea FC Foundation