Dr Matt Hilton
As a Board Director and the Director of Hydrock Consultants Ltd, Matt has overall responsibility for delivering the sustainable growth of Hydrock’s multi-disciplinary engineering consultancy business across the UK.
Utilising his extensive experience of project management and client engagement, Matt oversees the corporate governance of Hydrock’s consultancy business ensuring the quality of our delivery to clients, the appropriate strategic development of the business and our corporate responsibilities including the care and progression of our staff.
By directly supporting and working collaboratively with our divisional leads, Matt plays a fundamental role in the engagement and retention of our staff, implementing the award-winning culture that Hydrock has developed and is known for. He actively supports the development of our employees through our certified Leadership and Management training programme from graduate to director level, ensuring we have the most qualified and competent staff to deliver our client’s projects.
Matt joined Hydrock in 2002 as a Senior Engineer, attracted by the company’s dynamism and entrepreneurial spirit. His role has continually evolved ever since ultimately leading to his appointment as Managing Director in 2016.
During his time with Hydrock, Matt has established a career track record in advising clients at all stages of the development cycle. Vastly experienced in working in development project teams, he recognises the importance of leading a business that is able to understand and deliver advice to clients at each stage of the development cycle from due diligence to construction, consistently exceeding client and stakeholder expectations.