Born in England to a Creative Director father he studied Graphic Design for 2 years before learning print retouching and illustration in a London studio. Shortly after he jumped on a plane to Sydney where he started to learn his trade as an Art Director.
After 5 years he returned to London as a designer for McCann which sharpened his layout and type skills further. His healthcare career began in to 90s working as an Art Director in Sydney before being appointed creative director of H&T in 2001, where he has stayed ever since. Over the years he’s won many awards for both the human and animal
health sides of the agency and have appeared on ABC televisions advertising show
‘The Gruen Transfer’ on four occasions.
Last year he was honoured to be chosen to sit on the Health and Wellness jury for Lions Health in Cannes. In 2014 he sat on the inaugural Healthcare Executive Jury for Spikes Asia in Singapore and the Executive Jury of the Global Awards in New York in 2013.
Matt is now Group Creative Director of the Healthy Thinking Group of which H&T is part of. This is a unique communication collective specialising in human, animal, environmental
and plant health. The group cover every aspect of communications, including business and brand strategy, creative, medical education, digital, training and development plus patient support. The group has offices in Sydney, Melbourne, Auckland and Singapore. Matt is creative lead accross all business units and offices.