Matthew has a wealth of Board experience, including as Managing Director for Plumbing Trade Supplies, a business unit at Travis Perkins, Managing Director at Autoglass (Belron UK Ltd), and Managing Director at Frontline Group, the UK’s largest magazine distributor.
Matthew’s early career was spent in fast moving consumer goods, including spells at Levi Strauss, Diageo and Mars Confectionery.
Synseal Group Chairman, Adrian Fawcett, said:
“Matthew is well placed to lead the Group through its next exciting chapter of cultural and business change, supporting new routes to market, and re-energising growth in sales across all product categories with new business partners.”
Matthew will replace Deborah Kemp who has been Interim CEO at Synseal Group since September.
“I would like to take this opportunity to welcome Matthew to the Group and thank Deborah for her leadership and support over her short but significant tenure.”
Commenting on his appointment, Matthew said:
“I am delighted to be joining Synseal Group at such an exciting time for the business. I am really looking forward to building on the progress already achieved by Deborah and the team with the aim of delivering the very best products and service to our customers.”