Matthew is an experienced commercial lawyer, admitted to practice in the Supreme Court of South Australia and the High Court of Australia. He has expertise across a range of industries including aviation, mining and resources, retail, property development, construction and agriculture and has extensive experience in the not-for-profit sector.
He currently holds the position of Commercial and Legal Counsel for Cobham Aviation Services, the commercial aviation arm of Cobham Plc, a London Stock Exchange listed defence and technology company. Prior to joining Cobham, he held the position of Senior Associate at large South Australian law firm, DMAW Lawyers practicing principally in the area of corporate mergers and acquisitions.
Prior to his appointment to the Youth Opportunities board in 2016, Matthew sat on Youth Opportunities’ Advisory Committee and was involved in numerous of the organisations’ fundraising initiatives.
He offers valuable expertise in the areas of legal, commercial, regulatory an compliance risk and corporate governance.