Welcome

Matt Wilson giving lecture on Big Data at Mobile World Congress 2014

Hello,

I’m Matt Wilson, a Chartered Engineer, Business Adviser and Business Owner. I specialise in Technology and the Internet of Things. My clients are a mixture of Businesses, Public bodies and Investors and they come to me not just for my specialist IT and Business advice but also rely upon me for my can-do mentality and my pragmatic approach to solving problems and managing risk, especially with Digital Transformation Projects.

I have had quite a bit of experience in the field,  these includes 10 Non-Executive positions that include the Cabinet Office in Whitehall, Liverpool Community Health NHS Trust, Alder Hey Children’s Charity,  Crime Stoppers, a governor of 3 schools in Liverpool, a business mentor for the Prince’s Trust, as well as positions in various small to medium sized businesses over the last 12 years.

I have worked with small and large organisations, from the HM Government, Department for Education BBC, Barclays Bank, Nokia, many celebrities, Film and TV companies, record labels and software houses.  I was also involved in the London 2012 Olympic Games where I also I edited two publications.

My qualifications range from a City and Guilds 236 in Electrician Engineering , Postgraduate certificate in Business Turnaround from Liverpool John Moores University,the Certificate in Company Direction from the Institute of Directors and the Channel General Awareness certificate from the college of Policing.  I also hold an enhanced DBS Certificate.

I’m a Fellow of the Institute of Engineering and Technology and The British Computer Society and Honorary Fellow of  Institute Of Telecommunications Professionals and have been accorded the title of Visiting Professor of Entrepreneurship at Liverpool John Moores University.

To date I have given over 80 talks around the world on business, technology and Digital Transformation which has included representing the UK Trade and Investment at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona.

Currently, I’m CEO at Baltic Broadband Limited, Internet of Things Limited,  Chair at the Liverpool Internet Exchange as well as Non-Executive Director at Training Plus Merseyside  and The Pillow with a Hole Limited