Head of Profession, Local Government
Matthew is President of the Chartered Institution of Highways & Transportation, a past President of ADEPT, former chair of the UK Roads Board and the Midland Highway Alliance Board.
He has worked for the Department for Transport, Local Transport Division on HMEP and other related initiatives, with considerable experience in the public sector working for a number of county councils. He has also played a major role in the development of Highway Asset Management and collaborative procurement in the UK by leading projects to produce national guidance. And he has presented a number of papers internationally on highways maintenance and transport topics.
Matthew has won numerous awards for his personal contribution most notably the ICE Municipal Engineer of the year, the UK National Transport Award for his outstanding contribution to local transport, an ICE Award for outstanding contribution to Civil Engineering in the East Midlands and the OBE for services to local government.