Matthew joined the Brady plc Board in November 2019. He is the founding partner of Hanover Investors, Brady’s private equity shareholder.
Matthew has deep industry experience across the software, outsourced services, industrial, and financial sectors, where he has held roles in multiple public and private companies as Executive and Non-Executive chairman. In 2002 he founded Hanover Investors and since then he has led change strategies and turnarounds for a large number of companies as both an investor and board member.
In his early career, he ran International M&A in London for Barclays BZW, following work in New York and London for CSFB. Over the 1990’s he led a series of successful private turnarounds as a lead shareholder and CEO. He holds an LLM in Law from Cambridge University.