Matt Peacock

CEO - Streetwise Opera

Matt Peacock founded Streetwise Opera in 2002, a charity that uses music to help people who have experienced homelessness make positive changes in their lives. 

Matt is a former homeless support worker, opera critic and Clore Leadership Fellow. He is one of 30 social activists profiled in Former Prime Minister Gordon Brown’s book, Britain’s Everyday Heroes and was one of the Evening Standard’s Most Influential Londoners in 2013. He was awarded an MBE for services to music and homelessness in 2011 and is a Trustee of People United.