"An optimal mix of first rate technical skills, commercial approach and direct investment experience"

Matthew Abbott - Director

Matthew started his career with Land Securities Trillium where he was comprehensively trained in the development of complex forecasting and risk analysis Excel models to analyse long-term real estate outsourcing contracts. While at LS Trillium, Matthew, working alongside Daniel Smith, designed and developed an integrated development appraisal and reporting system still widely used by Land Securities more than 10 years after its initial release.

After spending a year working and living in China, Matthew returned to London and founded MPA Consulting to develop bespoke appraisal & reporting systems and bid models for high profile names in the real estate industry.

In 2007, Matthew moved to Hong Kong to set up from scratch the appraisal and reporting systems for the newly-established HSBC NF Investment Advisers Limited. Over the next four years, Matthew became a key member of the investment team working on the acquisition and asset management of real estate investments in China.

Matthew is a director of MPA Consulting and is responsible for overseeing all aspects of its operation and management. Matthew graduated from Leeds University with a B.A.(Hons) in Chemistry and is fluent in Mandarin Chinese.

Daniel Smith - Director

Daniel started his career with Trillium analysing long-term real estate outsourcing contracts. Following the acquisition of Trillium by Land Securities PLC, Daniel transferred over to their Corporate Finance Team.

After Trillium, Daniel joined Europe's largest real estate bank, Eurohypo, where he focused on development, acquisition and structured finance. Daniels expertise in analysis and financial modelling was invaluable in helping Eurohypo secure a number of complex and high profile transactions.

Daniel currently holds a senior position at Omni Capital which is part of the CPC Group.

Daniel is a director of MPA Consulting and is responsible for marketing and development of new business for MPA Consulting. Daniel graduated from Reading University with a B.A.(Hons) in Land Management (Investment & Finance).