Matthew Stych

Matthew has spent over 12 years researching and analysing retailer performance as well as macroeconomic, retail, and consumer trends in both developed and emerging markets.

As a Market Research Manager at McARTHUR + COMPANY, Matthew is responsible for producing the company’s in-depth Market Assessment Studies, managing each Development Advisory project’s research programme to determine relevant macroeconomic performance indicators, trade area retail supply and consumer demand.

Before joining McARTHUR + COMPANY, he worked at Planet Retail in London and Hong Kong, and was previously Head of Retail Research at Euromonitor International.

As well as producing retail industry reports and articles in both print and broadcast media, he has spoken at several trade events, including the National Retail Federation’s BIG Show and Reuters Consumer and Retail Summit.

Matthew’s professional experience includes:

  • McARTHUR + COMPANY, Retail Advisory: May 2015 till present
  • Planet Retail Ltd, London and Hong Kong, Research director: Jun 2008 – Nov 2014
  • Euromonitor International Plc, London, Head of Retail Research Account Manager: Feb 2002 – June 2008
  • Analysis Research Ltd, Cambridge, UK, Project Editor: Aug 2000 – Dec 2001
  • Wilmington Business Information Ltd, London, Editor: May 1996 – Aug 2000


Matthew has a BA in Philosophy from the University of Liverpool.

Matthew Stych

Market Research Manager, Retail Advisory