Having begun his career at Mars & Co consulting, he has been based in Moscow 16 years, helping multi-national clients with how best to operate in this region.
A passionate Newcastle fan, he plays football in the sub-zero Russian winter, and his amazing versatility makes him blend in equally well ‘from the Bolshoy to Newcastle’s Hallowed St.James Park’.
In addition to good food and good wine, he enjoys spending time in the Northumbrian countryside.
His favourite wines are:
n.b. Matt was offered ‘Wine Club 007‘, but modestly pointing out that two are better than one, he happily went for 2 x 7 = 14 🙂