Matt Hyde

Matt Hyde is CEO of The Scout Association. Matt joined The Scout Association in April 2013 as Chief Executive. He is also Vice-Chair of the National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) and a Trustee of youth social action charity Step Up to Serve.

Before joining the Scouts, Matt was Chief Executive of the National Union of Students (NUS) for seven years, leading the organisation through a significant change programme.

Matt is a Patron of UNLOCK (the charity for people with convictions) and a Fellow of the Royal Society of the Arts. He was awarded an Honorary Fellowship from Queen Mary University of London in 2012.

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