Matthew Hyder is the CEO of Legacy Property, a business he founded in 2009 with the goal of creating high-quality apartments and residential communities across greater Sydney. Ten years later, Matthew is proud to have a built a strong and stable business that has delivered or is delivering more than 5,600 dwellings across greater Sydney.
In his role as CEO, Matthew is the driving force behind the firm and its success. He has built a team of high-calibre property professionals who are passionate about property and who share in his vision of creating one of the strongest, most well respected property development companies in Australia. Importantly, Matthew has created a culture in which people uphold the highest standards, persist through difficulties and strive to deliver the best outcomes for investors, finance partners and customers.
With almost two decades of experience, Matthew has deep knowledge and expertise in all aspects of property development including financial modelling, due diligence, acquisition, contract administration, project management and divestment. As CEO, he spends much of his time on strategy, supporting his team and working with landowners and investors to unlock opportunities and create value.
Matthew’s career in property began with Medalist Developments, a subsidiary of Macquarie Bank, which he joined after graduating from Princeton University and moving to Sydney. He later returned to the United States to work with Legacy Partners Residential Development Inc., one of the largest rental apartment developers in the country.