Matthew is a Director of Lexington North. He has over 10 years of senior political experience within Greater Manchester having occupied a number of key public sector roles, including Leader of Trafford Council, Vice Chair of Greater Manchester Combined Authority and Chair of Transport for Greater Manchester.

He has was also Chair of NHS Trafford CCG and a board member of Trafford Leisure Company. He has previously owned his own construction company working with United Utilities, BMW and IBM.