Mr. Clayton has engendered a cross-industry experience that encompasses: marketing; public relations; finance; philanthropy; and business-to-business negotiations involving corporate, government, and labour. Mr. Clayton has an extensive transportation background. He is a member of AV8 Partners LP, located in Kailua, Hawaii. AV8 is pursing the construction of a general aviation facility on sixteen acres of secured leasehold at Ellison Onizuka International Airport. This project will include six acres of new jet parking, a private hangar, terminal and fuel infrastructure services. He also currently advises Bridgemans Services Ltd, a Canadian company, providing marine transportation services and floating accommodations to industrial projects globally.
Mr. Clayton’s additional experience includes being a co-founder of bioLytical Laboratories, a private medical diagnostic company focusing on the rapid detection of the HIV 1/2 antibodies. Today this company holds approvals for the INSTI assay in more than forty countries worldwide, including Canada, EU members and the United States. He has also been engaged as an external consultant for the Haisla Nation of Kitimat, British Columbia. This work involved creating, brokering and managing major partnerships, as well as their integration with Liquid Natural Gas proponents in Douglas Channel. Matthew served on former BC Premier, Christy Clark’s LNG Working Group, where he assisted in representing the Haisla Nation from 2010 to 2014. Mr. Clayton graduated with a Bachelors of Interdisciplinary Studies from the University of Texas El Paso.