Matthew (M.Sc, B.Sc (Hons), FRGS) has 7 years of experience working in environment and development field as a scientific researcher and project manager.  His training in both social and natural sciences allows him to work with ‘development’ from a multidisciplinary perspective.  This has been shown in his work on diverse projects such as smallholder agriculture and soil health, rural livelihoods as well as the relationship between national development strategies and bilateral aid.

Matthew has experience with client management up to boardroom level, proposal development, and field research strategies.  He is able to communicate clearly with a range of audiences through workshops, presentations and written reports.  Matthew is a fellow of the Royal Geographical Society.