Corporate Information and Careers
Key company person
Matthew L. Richardson
Global Head of Architecture, Design and Construction - Hilton Hotels Corporation, Executive Management Team
Matthew Richardson was named Hilton Hotels' Global Head of Architecture, Design and Construction in October 2008 and oversees the company's worldwide efforts with respect to new build projects, capital improvement, technical advisory services, interior design and construction for owned and managed as well as franchised properties.
Mr. Richardson began his career in real estate in 1985. He was formerly SVP and Chief Development Officer for Host Hotels and Resorts, where he oversaw all of the company's design and construction activities. Prior to joining Host Hotels and Resorts in 1997, he held various positions with CarrAmerica Realty Corporation.
He received both a Bachelor of Science degree in urban planning and a MBA from the University of Virginia. Mr. Richardson is Director of the District of Columbia Building Industry Association and University of Virginia School of Architecture Foundation.
Mr. Richardson resides in McLean, Virginia, with his wife, Liina, and their three children.