Matt joined the Eye research team in 2010 and his role has developed in line with the evolution of ERGO, he has been pivotal in the expansion of the department. He currently manages the finance and IT for the team and is involved in our research register project. In his time with ERGO, Matt has gained his AAT qualification and is currently working towards his ACCA accountancy, whilst being responsible for monitoring income and outgoing finances and ensuring all studies make financial sense. Having been involved with IT and Finance for 20 years, in different business sectors, Matt brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the role. Matt’s IT function covers support for the department as well as forward planning to implement new technologies and processes which will develop the department’s services.