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 Matthew Davey

Matthew Davey

Director of College Operations


+44 (0) 1392 723203

Building:One, University of Exeter, Rennes Drive, Exeter, EX4 4ST, UK

As Director of Operations (and Chief Operating Officer) for the Business School, Matt sits on the College Executive Board and holds overall leadership responsibility for Professional Services support in the College; ensuring the College’s professional services teams directly support the College’s and University Mission, Vision and Goals – to make the exceptional happen.

Matt joined the University Exeter in 2009 as Business Manager, providing support services for the Education and Student Services division. He then joined the Business School in 2011 as Head of Finance and Research, latterly taking on the additional responsibility for Strategic Planning and Admissions activity.

Prior to joining Exeter, Matt spent 8 years in the retail sector, firstly with Gap Inc and then with Marks and Spencer’s, working across the fields of visual merchandising, merchandising, store management and project management.

Matt also holds Non-Executive Director roles with the Ted Wragg Trust as a Governor of West Exe School, the Exeter City Community Trust and Exeter Golf and Country Club.

Nationality: British


BSc (Hons) Health Sciences