Matt Austen

Group Director of Strategy, Corporate Development & Sustainability

Matt joined the Group in September 2022 and is responsible for Strategy, Corporate Development, Sustainability, Climate and Economics plus our Mettle business.

Prior to joining NatWest, Matt was Managing Partner of Oliver Wyman’s Financial Services Practice in Europe and in a career spanning over 25 years advised clients on a broad range of strategic and transformational issues.

Matt holds an MA in Economics with Modern Languages (French and Spanish) from the University of Cambridge.