Matthew is a visionary technology entrepreneur and Co-Founder and Chairman at Sol. He is working to advance Earth by building tools that drive human development.
At age 18 Matthew launched his first startup with EPA Officer Mark Hanson to provide support for United States initiatives overseas. Matthew then expanded to Cape Town, South Africa where he launched two startups and deployed experimental business models in the poorest townships of the region. He also served as a consultant to the Parliament of the Republic of South Africa on decriminalization reform and anti-human trafficking legislation, and as an advisor for the Traffick Proof coalition and Media Village in Muizenberg.
In 2017 Matthew co-founded Sol Inc and currently serves as Chairman. Sol is designing a human development platform that seeks to revolutionize global education.
Matthew lives in Marina del Rey with his wife Irene Cho.