Matthew Barrett Biography, Age, Wiki, Height, Weight, Girlfriend, Family & More

Matthew Barrett

Biography / Wiki

Best known for his relationship with Irish politician Leo Eric Varadkar, Matthew Barrett is a cardiologist from Dublin, Ireland. Matthew first came into the media spotlight in the year 2015 after Leo Varadkar came out as gay in an interview. After that, on multiple occasions, Varadkar and Barrett have been spotted together.

Displaying their strong support for the LGBT community, Varadkar and Barrett attended the ‘St. Patrick’s Day Parade’ in New York City. As a part of specialist training, Matthew Barrett is currently living in Chicago. Barrett was working at the ‘Mater Misericordiae University Hospital’ in Dublin, Ireland prior to working in Chicago.

Height / Weight / Age

Matthew Barrett was born in the year 1984 but his exact date of birth is not known, he will turn 38 years old. Matthew Barrett appears to be quite tall and has a toned body figure. His body figure measurements are 44-34-38 and his biceps measures 16 inches.

His height measures 6 feet and his weight is 82 kg approximately. Known for his handsome looks Matthew Barrett has blue colored eyes and brown colored hair.

Net Worth

Matthew Barrett is a doctor by profession and has earned most of his wealth as a practicing cardiologist. He has not revealed much information about himself this including his total net worth as well.

Education / Family

Matthew Barrett was born and raised in Dublin Ireland but has refrained from revealing his private information. This includes information about his parents or even his siblings. He has studied at his local high school and later attended the University of Dublin graduating with a Master’s degree in cardiology.


Dr. Matthew Barrett

Nickname Matthew
Birth Place Dublin, Ireland
Date Of Birth 1984
Age 39 Years
Height In Centimetres – 183 cm

In Feet and Inches – 6′ 0″

Weight In Kilograms – 82 Kg
In Pounds – 181 lbs
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Brown
Profession Cardiologist
Sexual Orientation Homosexual
School Local High School
College The University of Dublin
Religion Christianity
Nationality Irish
Home Town Dublin, Ireland
Fathers Name Name Not Known
Mothers Name Name Not Known
Brothers Not Known
Sister Not Known

Career / Fashion And Style

Specializing in cardiology, Matthew Barrett is a doctor. Under the cardiology department, he has worked at ‘St Vincent’s Hospital’ in Dublin. Dr. Barrett was held in high regard for his services as a specialist registrar while he was working at St Vincent’s Hospital.

Before undertaking a fellowship in Chicago, Matthew Barrett has also worked at the ‘Mater Misericordiae University Hospital’ in Dublin. To gain some international experience, he then moved to the United States of America.

Girlfriends, Affairs, Wife and More

In the year 2015, Matthew Barrett started dating Leo Varadkar and the two have been together ever since. As he had studied medicine at ‘Trinity College Dublin’, Varadkar too is a doctor by profession. In the history of the Irish Government, Barrett proudly witnessed his boyfriend becoming the youngest and the first openly gay leader.

Crediting Barrett with making him a better person, Varadkar has often sung his boyfriend’s praises in public. As he is staying in Chicago as part of his work, Matthew Barrett is in a long-distance relationship with his politician partner as of now.

Partner Leo Varadkar


Matthew Barrett with his boyfriend
Matthew Barrett with his boyfriend

Marital Status Unmarried
Wife None

Favorite Things

Here we provide you the list of Matthew Barrett’s favorite things.

Favorite Singer Michael Jackson
Favorite Actress Angelina Jolie
Favorite Colour Blue
Favorite Holiday Destinations Paris
Favorite Food Italian Cuisine
Favorite Things To Do Read and Travel

Matthew Barrett

Some Interesting Facts About Matthew Barrett

  • Barrett used to work in the cardiology department at St Vincent’s Hospital in Dublin after he started his career as a cardiologist.
  • His work as a specialist registrar was highly noted as well.
  • Matthew Barrett is of White Caucasian Descent and has an Irish nationality.
  • At the Dublin hipster bar Hacienda, his famous partner Varadkar celebrated his 38th birthday party with Matthew.
  • In order to keep his personal life away from any attention, the doctor is not active on social media accounts like Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook.
  • The partner of the famous politician who completed his school education from a local high school and from The University of Dublin gained his Master’s Degree in Cardiology degree.
  • During the family gathering function, Matthew and Varadkar’s parents also met each other.
  • As he likes to keep himself fit Matthew Barrett loves going on regular runs and hikes much like his partner Leo Varadkar.
  • His partner Leo Varadkar often describes Matthew Barrett as ‘intelligent’ and ‘bright’.
  • Leo has also said that Barrett can understand concepts, such as politics fairly quickly, and is good at calculating things in a relatively short period of time.
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