Urban Regeneration Specialist
Matt has over a decade’s experience of working with local authorities and other organisations to support high street regeneration.
Previously an adviser to a former Communities Secretary, he was also on the team that produced two Grimsey reviews into the high street – and has recently contributed to Bill Grimsey’s Covid-19 supplement for town centres.
He is a Local Government Association economic growth advisor and also designed and led the LGA’s first leadership course for high streets for council leaders last year. He has experience of working with clients ranging from Arcadis to the Cabinet Office and Civic Engineers. He has extensive experience of consultation and has worked on major high street consultations and vision development in areas ranging from Cornwall to York as well as a number of Future High Streets Fund and Towns Fund consultations across the country.