Global Portfolio Strategy Director, GSK
Matt is a broadly experienced property and corporate real estate professional with over 18 years of industry experience. Currently, Matt leads the GSK Portfolio Strategy Team which has a global remit to focus on strategic portfolio management and asset planning. Matt oversees real estate planning initiatives enabling the business to right-size its portfolio in appropriate locations, driving talent attraction and retention, employee experience and optimising the cost base.
Before taking on a broader geographic remit, Matt was GSK’s Real Estate Director for EMEA, focussing on Pharmaceutical & Vaccines businesses across the spectrum of real estate activity including locational analysis to identify opportunities, enhance existing location strategic plans and support the scientific agenda. Previous to GSK, Matt worked for almost 10 years with a leading regional multi-discipline consultancy focusing on clients in the UK Life Sciences Golden Triangle.
Matt has inherent knowledge of the key components required to build successful Life Science locations from an occupier, landlord, asset management and investor perspective.