After graduating with a BEng in Mechanical Engineering, Matthew began his career as a Production Engineer for the soap company Cussons before changing direction and studying for a MA in Industrial Design.
He has had a varied career at some of the UK’s leading design consultancies, helping design everything from Scalextric controllers, dental laboratory equipment, Air France’s first class airline seat to the passenger experience at Heathrow Terminal 5. In 2003, Matthew moved to Seoul, South Korea for several years working with Samsung Electronics to create leading edge consumer electronics.
Since returning to the UK Matthew has worked for Seymourpowell, working in the space where business, technology and people meet. He helps companies identify consumer insights, create compelling product propositions and deliver products that meet business objectives whilst satisfying the consumers needs and desires.