Matt Fickling is a Brisbane based retail, hospitality and franchising executive with extensive experience across family business, SME's & global corporates.
Matt is currently Head of Franchising at Brisbane based premium casual restaurant brand Motto Motto Japanese Kitchen.
Previous to this Matt was Huxtaburger's first appointed Chief Executive Officer.
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Matt encourages significant levels of collaboration to create high performing teams. His executive leadership experience includes managing a Chief Operating Officer, Head of Brand & Marketing, Financial Controller, Head of Supply Chain, Head of Administration & team of almost 400 people
Matt has been involved as a franchisee in a family business and has pioneered Huxtaburger's franchise journey that spurred their national growth. Matt transformed the Huxtaburger business model to become franchise ready with franchise & legal documentation, operations manuals, franchise recruitment framework and commercial policies
Matt has created strategic plans while CEO that would see the creation of significant enterprise value
Matt captures the hearts and minds of large teams and achieves significant improvements in attitudes & behaviours through influence & example setting
RETAIL & HOSPITALITY
Matt has led multi-million dollar businesses across multiple different categories including cafe bakeries, supermarkets, QSR and currency exchange
BRAND & MARKETING
Matt led the re-brand of the Huxtaburger business and developed a three pillared brand strategy