Matt Cockbill


Berwick Partners LLP Birmingham office

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Matt Cockbill is the Managing Partner of the IT & Technology Leadership Practice for Berwick Partners. He is also a member of the Odgers Berndtson Global CIO Practice.

He specialises in recruiting IT Directors, CIO's and their leadership teams. Matt specialises in recruiting business facing IT & digital leadership roles; IT Directors, CIO, CTO, and key first tier managers and specialists. These include Business Engagement, Strategy & Enterprise Architecture, IT & Business Change Portfolio, Programme & Project Managers, Digital & E-Commerce delivery. Sector agnostic, Matt has successfully operated across a variety of sectors including Retail, Consumer, Manufacturing, Automotive, Financial Services, Telecommunications, Energy & Utilities, Defence, Social Housing, Central Government, Local Government and Charities.

Before joining Odgers Berndtson in 2005, Matt worked for a leading European Executive Search & HR consulting firm. He specialised in the placement of industry expertise into the functional consulting lines of European IT and Management Consulting firms. Matt’s career began working for an international prestige retail business where he enjoyed a rapid progression into Retail Operations Management, gaining a broad and diverse business grounding. During this period he gained valuable exposure to the use and application of IT to enhance business performance. Matt graduated with a degree in Law & Economics from the University of Leicester.