Matthew Atkin

AWA Advanced Workplace Associates Matthew Atkin

Matthew Atkin

SENIOR ASSOCIATE

AWA Advanced Workplace Associates: UK

Matthew Atkin is an Architectural Engineering graduate with considerable experience in the construction, delivery, organisational change and ongoing management of workplace environments.

Initially working within the construction industry, Matthew switched to FM operations for a WPP company, followed by roles with Mercury Asset Management, Merrill Lynch and Bank of America.  Whilst at Merrill Lynch Matthew was responsible for all workplace management and workplace location delivery across Europe, Middle East and Africa.

Following the GFC, Matthew moved for 8 years to  Hong Kong with Bank of America Merrill Lynch with responsibility for all office planning, projects, engineering maintenance and facilities management across Asia. This included several substantial office relocations with the implementation of operational change management programmes in Hong Kong, Sydney and Mumbai.

Matthew is currently based in the UK, with Permanent Resident status in Hong Kong.

A keen advocate of optimising productivity through environment and behaviour, Matthew has implemented major change programmes and office enhancements across both Europe and Asia, whilst maintaining operational up-time and minimising disruption.