Matt Smith is the CEO of the Composite Floor Deck Group which has a range of specialist sub-contract companies that operate within both the UK and overseas construction market. Having spent over 25 years in the industry and developing the group Matt has gained many valuable experiences.

As well as being a key supporter of Hire a Hero, in terms of funding and providing facilities, Matt brings experience in the overall concept of the charity, having employed a number of service personnel over the years.

Matt fully understands the problems service personnel will encounter on leaving the forces through to the benefits gained by employers hiring them. With this knowledge and his belief in what the charity stands for Matt is well placed to help, advise and mentor Hire a Hero candidate going through the system.

Married to Lisa and with two sons, Samuel and George, Matt is a keen motorcyclist and outdoor person.