31 Oct 2018

Matthew Reed will be stepping down as Chief Executive of The Children’s Society in January 2019 to join Marie Curie as its new Chief Executive.

Following the announcement, Janet Legrand QC (Hon), Chair of The Children’s Society, said: “For seven years Matthew has been an exceptional leader for The Children’s Society, developing its social justice focus, overseeing a major strategy review and further developing the charity's capability to support young people who are facing multiple disadvantage.

“Whilst we will miss his commitment, passion and dedication, Matthew leaves an extraordinarily talented team at The Children's Society. We wish Matthew all the very best for his new leadership role at Marie Curie.”