Associate Divisional Director

Matthew joined Barnes in 2004 as one of our first Assistant Site Managers with a trade background. With his practical knowledge and keen eye for not only detail but the importance of maintaining client, consultant and supply chain relationship’s, Matthew excelled in site management undertaking some of the largest and most complex schemes the business constructed at the time. Matthew was promoted to Project Manager in 2016 completing the Arthur Rank Hospice in Cambridge before moving into contracts management in 2018. Promotion to Senior Contracts Manager followed in 2021 delivering our first passivhaus project the year after.

Matthew is a Chartered Construction Manager experienced in overseeing all aspects of the construction process and managing a team of professionals with expertise in leading large scale complex projects and keeping projects on track. He has a proven ability to effectively lead teams and ensure the successful completion of projects.

Matthew was promoted to Associate Divisional Director in 2024 and has delivery Director responsibility for Cambridge, Hotel & leisure, Nuclear Generation and Essex Health Care. Whilst also actively involved in the training and development of others in our delivery team and managing our supply chain. He considers his greatest achievement to be his contribution to the businesses growth in Cambridge working on some high-profile projects and supporting the delivery teams to meet client expectation throughout the construction process.