Matthew is a Business Management graduate and has worked in the pharmaceutical distribution industry for 15 years. He joined S&D Chemicals in 1998, initially responsible for companies in the pharmaceutical business in the Indian market. His role evolved to focus on growth in Western Europe, Asia Pacific and developing markets. He became a company director in 2006 and oversaw a period of significant growth in these regions. Following the acquisition by Azelis of S&D Chemicals in 2011, he was appointed International Business Manager at Azelis, initially responsible for active ingredients. He became International Business Director in 2013, responsible for steering the future growth and strategy of Azelis Pharma business.