Matt joined the GPA in 2016 as Financial Controller and is accountable for the administrative, financial, and risk management operations of the organisation. He leads the finance team with Shona Drumgoole and holds responsibility for protection of player’s image rights and representing players in personal commercial negotiations. His current role involves close liaison with the National Executive, Board of Directors and Board subcommittees as company secretary. He also represents the GPA on GAA committees including the Insurance & Risk committee, Le Chéile commercial partnership and acts as a Trustee of the GAA GPA Past Player Medical and Surgical Intervention Fund.
Matt has over ten years’ experience in a variety of accounting related roles across multiple industry sectors and countries. He is a qualified Chartered Accountant, holding a Bachelor of Business and Legal Studies Degree, Masters of Commercial Law and is currently studying for an Executive MBA.