Matthew is an integral part of SEC Newgate’s Manchester office, specialising in media relations and management, most notably in the housing sector.
As Account Manager, he is responsible for overseeing the communications campaigns of numerous clients across several sectors such as property, logistics, renewables and packaging. His day-to-day activities centre around stakeholder management, media relations and social media content creation. Matthew is also a specialist in planning and has successfully secured permission for dozens of residential sites across the country.
A keen sports fan, Matthew spends most of his time outside of work attending and playing football matches as well as pondering the cafes and bars of Manchester’s Ancoats area.
Proudest moment? “Without a doubt, it is watching Bill Gates present at The Economist’s Open Future festival in Manchester which I was involved in running.”