Matthew Ashton

Vice President, Design at LEGO


Matthew James Ashton is Vice President, LEGO Design and he has been working for the LEGO Group for 21 years, working out of the LEGO HQ in Billund, Denmark.

Matthew has overseen the development of multiple product lines directing the design teams who create building kits for kids of all ages, from movie-based lines like LEGO Star Wars, LEGO Harry Potter, LEGO Ghostbusters, LEGO Jurassic World, LEGO Indiana Jones, LEGO DC and Marvel Super Heroes as well as classic LEGO lines like LEGO City, Castle, Pirates, Agents and collectible LEGO Minifigures.

Matthew also served as executive producer on ‘The LEGO Movie’, ‘The LEGO Batman Movie’ ‘The LEGO Movie 2’ and was the original creator of ‘Unikitty’ who now boasts her own spin-off TV show. Furthermore, he was head judge on LEGOMASTERS UK.