An Initiative of the International Youth Foundation an initiative of the international youth foundation

Matthew Benetti

Enterprise & Changemaking Manager
The Foundation for Young Australians

Matthew is responsible for building and supporting an ecosystem of young people leading social change initiatives across Australia.

He was formerly the CEO of the Australian Human Rights Arts and Film Festival, Head of Marketing and Partnerships at the crowdfunding platform Pozible and Head of Fundraising at Ovarian Cancer Australia. He has coordinated and produced a number of major festivals and events including the Woodford Folk Festival, Melbourne Street Art Festival and Oxfam’s Refugee Realities. He was also a Social Worker at the Spectrum Migrant Resource Centre and has tertiary qualifications in Commerce, Psychology and Music.