Matt has been a Board Director since 1999. Earlier in his career he worked as Contracts Manager, then as Director of Robinson and White, a family housebuilding and construction company which later became part of AW Group.
His career includes 35 years in international luxury hotel, hospitality and food & beverage interior architectural design. He worked for over a decade with global market leader – HBA/Hirsch Bedner Associates as Senior Associate in their Singapore studio, before returning to the UK as Head of their London studio.
More recently, he worked with Silverfox Studios, headquartered in Singapore, where he led global business development for new luxury lifestyle hotel & speciality F&B projects.
Matt has successfully led the design and management of dozens of newbuild and renovation hotel projects across UK/Europe, Middle East, Asia Pacific & China for leading operators such as: Mandarin Oriental, Four Seasons, Hyatt International, Marriott, IHG and others.
Today, Matt is an Independent Design Consultant advising on projects for a number of luxury hotel owners, developers and operators around the world. He is passionate about sustainable design being integrated from the outset in all new projects, and he believes that this approach will quickly become the hallmark of quality and desirability in the design field.