About us Our trustees Matt Ferguson Matt is the Chief Development Officer at King's College London and King's Health Partners where he leads on King’s relationships with top global philanthropists. He has secured over £40 million, including £20 million to create The Dickson Poon School of Law, £7 million to create The Yeoh Tiong Lay Centre of Politics, Philosophy and Law, and £6 million to create the Lau China Institute. Matt has worked with senior volunteers and university leaders to develop transformative fundraising strategies. He previously led a team that specialised in securing transformative philanthropic gifts in support of the World questions|King’s answers campaign to raise £600 million. Matt is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts. Matt was appointed a Trustee of Birmingham Children’s Hospital Charity in December 2016.