Matt Edgar

Matt is a digital service design specialist. He has worked with a wide range of organisations in sectors including government, media, telecoms, retail and energy. As associate director of design and user research at NHS Digital, he leads user-centred design and product management professionals who work on the national NHS website, the NHS App, and some of the vital national systems that health and care professionals rely on to do their jobs. Matt has lived and worked in Leeds for more than 20 years, and was volunteer host of the annual design thinking and innovation event Leeds GovJam.

Appointed November 2020.