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    Matt Burnett

Appointment Leads to Expanded Leadership Support

Jan 26 2021

Scientific informatics software and services company Dotmatics has appointed Matt Burnett as Chief Technology Officer (CTO) as part of the senior management team taking ownership of the company’s technical roadmap, global cloud and IT operations and technology execution. Matt will report to Dotmatics former CTO and co-founder, Alastair Hill, who has assumed the new role of Chief Information Officer (CIO).

Matt has 25 years’ experience as a CTO across diverse industries and sectors and founded web and mobile content solutions company EIBS. Following its acquisition in 2014, Matt became CTO of buy-out company Ideagen Group, where he was responsible for product vision, technology and alliances, growing his technology team from 30 to 140 over a 3-year tenure. Matt joins Dotmatics from Commify, one of Europe’s largest mobile business messaging companies, where he had been CTO since 2017 supporting 45,000 companies communicate with their customers and staff.

CIO Alastair Hill commented: “Not only does Matt have a wealth of CTO experience and a track record in driving technological innovation, but his cross-sector experience will also bring new perspective to our technology and operations. I have no doubt that Matt will make a fantastic addition to the senior management team and look forward to seeing him make an impact within the organisation, alsoNew role provie with our customers, as I transition to my new role as CIO.”

Matt Burnett, Chief Technology Officer, Dotmatics, added: “On my technology journey I have always looked for challenges that will make a difference to people’s lives and so I feel very fortunate to have joined Dotmatics – accelerating research and innovation. I look forward to working with the exceptional talent at Dotmatics, helping to change our world for the better.”

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