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.

Alongside his Lexington work he is also Chairman 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.