Matt Symonds

Matt Symonds

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Advisory Board Member

Matt is an international expert on business and graduate education, and Editor of He contributes to The Economist, BusinessWeek, Forbes, Times of India, Le Figaro, South China Morning Post and dozens of other prestigious publications around the world. His best-selling book about b-schools was sponsored by Goldman Sachs and McKinsey.

Matt took on a media consultancy role for the launch of the Times Higher Education World University Rankings - a campaign which drove record traffic to the site, with coverage that included the BBC, Guardian and Le Monde, amongst many others globally.

He founded the World MBA Tour in 1995, and ran events in over 40 countries, overseeing media partnerships and candidate marketing. He uses social media to stay connected with over 500 editors and journalists around the world.