Senior Director, General Manager, Kijiji Canada
Started at eBay:
As the General Manager of Kijiji Canada, Matthew is responsible for the strategic development of the Canadian business building on the strong Kijiji brand and developing future opportunities and growth areas that benefit the site’s already loyal customers. more >>
Matthew is a seasoned online executive with more than 15 years of digital experience, strong business acumen and exceptional ability to lead cross-functional teams towards growth. Prior to eBay, Matthew led MSN in Canada for nine years, where it reaches more than 50% of Canadians online, generating more than 10 billion page views per year. Matthew thrived on delivering a ‘best in class’ experience across the entire Microsoft ecosystem. In addition, Matthew worked with Celestica and Nestle in Product Manager roles developing applications to increase customer and employee engagement and satisfaction.
Matthew lives in Toronto with his wife and three daughters. He enjoys an active lifestyle, which has included running marathons (Boston, New York, Big Sur and Toronto) climbing Mt. Kilimanjaro in Tanzania and successfully completing the ‘Escape from Alcatraz’ triathlon.
Matthew obtained his BS in Economics at the University of Western Ontario in London, Canada and MSc in Computer Science at Napier University in Edinburgh, Scotland.