Chair of Planning Committee
Matthew has lived in Soho since 1968 and owned a restaurant there for 26 years. He also built up a successful environmental business, London Recycling, which was sold to a PLC in 2009. Matthew currently chairs the Westminster Citizens’ Advice Licensing Service. He is the deputy chairman of Keep Britain Tidy and chairman of the Conservation Foundation. He is also promoting studies on retrofitting Soho for sustainability with Westminster City Council and Historic England.