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Matt Sanger
BSc (Hons), MA


Department of Business and Law

Matt Sanger, Lecturer


Matt joined the festival and event management team at Solent University in 2019. He has worked in multiple business areas including global sport, international music festivals, and the corporate world. He has a MA in Sport Management from the University of San Francisco and BSc (Hons) in Sport Science and Psychology from the University of Southampton.

Further information

Matt has worked for Southampton FC as Global Development Manager, securing and delivering international partnerships and events. He was head of customer experience for Bestival, Camp Bestival, Common People and Bestival Toronto. He was also event director for Blissfields Festival and has worked at other UK music festivals.

He has event concept creation, curation, budgeting, licensing, promotion and production experience. His corporate experience was in strategic market development and proposition design.

Taught courses

BSc (Hons) Business Management

Develop the skills, confidence and real-world experience you’ll need to succeed in the world of business or excel as an entrepreneur with our top-ranked, CMI-accredited Business Management degree.

BSc (Hons) International Business Management

Succeed, excel and prosper in the global marketplace with modern management skills. This accredited CMI degree is delivered by our award-winning Solent Business school.