Matt Kuppers is an independent consultant specialising in Private Sector Development and Economic Development. He provides expertise to government-level organisations looking to develop, evaluate, and scale entrepreneurship ecosystems in order to achieve economic growth, social stability, and peace. His client portfolio includes the European Commission, the Industry Training Fund Nigeria, the London School of Economics, and the Isle of Man Government. In 2013 he founded Startup Manufactory Ltd, his private sector development consultancy. Matt also developed various Entrepreneurship courses to his alma mater the London School of Economics and is a regular conference speaker at conferences including The Economist Lisbon Summit and Tehran Venture Capital Summit. Further, Matt is also an advisory board member of Africa's Largest Trade, Transport and Energy Summit (ATTES) and Chief Mentor with the Arab Innovation Academy in Qatar. Matt studied towards a PhD in Social Psychology at LSE and trained at a Military Academy. He has German citizenship and resides in the Isle of Man.
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