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Meet our new Executive Director


MatthewsugdenWe have appointed Matthew Sugden to our executive team as executive director for governance and business assurance.

Matthew has worked for us for the past 13 years as head of legal in our legal and governance team. He has been promoted to the new role to further strengthen our critical business areas of governance, business assurance and compliance activities. Bringing these key areas into a single directorate will enable us to have improved oversight, ensuring it continues to challenge and improve our G1 governance arrangements.

Speaking about his new role, Matthew said: “I am very excited about the opportunity to play a key role in delivering Accent’s exciting and ambitious corporate strategy. These are fantastic times for our customers and colleagues and it is a tremendous privilege to be leading such a collective of dedicated, ambitious and strong colleagues. We are relishing the challenge to continuously improve what Accent does and the services its customers receive.”