Matt Payne BSc

Matt Payne BSc, Chief Technology Officer, Co-Founder

Matt Payne is the Chief Technology Officer and co-founder of Thinkific. Matt’s role is to develop the company’s strategy around its technological resources, ensure those resources are used efficiently, profitably and securely.

Since being promoted to the role of Chief Technology Officer in 2015 and as a co-founder, Matt has led Thinkific’s technical architecture, building and scaling the engineering division from the ground up.

Matt has over 17 years of experience in software development in a wide range of sectors (including oil & gas, communications and e-learning), and in a wide range of company sizes (from startups to large enterprises).

Matt holds a BSc in Natural Science from Lakehead University with a diploma in Object Oriented Software Technology from the University of Calgary.