Having spent over 12 years in communications in Vietnam, Matthew is regarded as the pre-eminent authority on international public relations in the market. Regularly cited in regional industry journals, and sought after to speak at an assortment of universities on the emerging industry in the emerging market.
Before founding Matterhorn Communications, Matthew moved to Vietnam with TQPR Vietnam – an agency he co-founded, and built to be one of the most successful firms in the nation, with offices in both HCMC and Hanoi, and a client list resembling a who’s who of multinational firms.
Prior to that, Matthew was based in Singapore for two years in a regional account direction role with Upstream Asia, and before that, in an account management role with leading independent firm Wrights in his native Australia.
Matthew is a graduate of the University of South Australia, where he holds a bachelor of management, from a degree that included time studying in the United States at UCLA’s management school.