Matt Lockley - Investment Executive
Tel: +44 (0)1224 522940
Matt has over 15 years experience working in economic development and relocated to Aberdeen in September 2016 to take up a role within City Growth at Aberdeen City Council, which includes Invest Aberdeen and international partnerships.
His economic development career started in 2001, working on a community regeneration project in Nottingham. Since then, Matt has worked in a number of local authority and public-private partnerships, including Sheffield City Council, Nottinghamshire County Council and the Greater Nottingham Partnership. His roles have covered a wide range of economic development activities including external funding, inward investment, employment and skills and Enterprise Zones / business park development. Before relocating to Aberdeen, Matt led a corporate programme looking at the devolution agenda in England.
Matt has a degree and Masters in Russian and Soviet Studies and retains a keen interest in this. Outside of work, his interests include reading, sports, hill walking and travel.