Matthew Kennett

Trustee & Director of Finance

Matthew is a qualified accountant (FCMA) with a 30-year banking career at some of the top firms in the UK and USA. Matthew joined his current employer, Standard Chartered Bank in 2015 as Global Head of Business Efficiency. Matthew is married to Jayne and they have three teenage children, who were all born whilst the family were living in New York. Matthew’s personal purpose is to turn strategy into results, by building high performing teams and relentlessly focusing on execution. His personal values are partnership, results orientation, integrity, excellence and transparency. Matthew joined the 999 Cenotaph as a Trustee in April 2020 and partners with the other Trustees to support our fundraising and ensure the soundness and control of the 999 Cenotaph’s finances.