Matt Sheldon

Account Director

Matt works across Newington’s energy, environment and transport practices on devolved, national and European levels. With a background in infrastructure policy and business communications, he has experience running policy campaigns on sensitive media issues, including UK airport capacity and new energy investment.

Matt joined Newington from the CBI, where he was Head of Energy and Climate Change, having previously served as Speechwriter to the Director-General and in other advisory roles covering transport, infrastructure and education policy. He also spent three years working in Chile for the Chilean Government and the British Council on trade and research policy, and has completed postgraduate research into the history of modern Spain.

Associated Specialisms 
Energy and environment