Liquidax Capital appoints Matt Vasey, Director of Microsoft’s IoT and AI Business Development Activities to its Strategic Advisory Board
Liquidax is pleased announce that Matt Vasey has joined its strategic advisory board. Matt is the Director of Microsoft’s (IoT) Internet of Things & (AI) Artificial Intelligence business development activities. He is responsible for driving the global strategy for IoT and AI through partnerships and strategic deals that accelerate digital transformation and forge new businesses.
Matt also leads Microsoft’s expanding ecosystem of technology partners, standards bodies, and other innovation enablers that are required for the new generation of IoT & AI Applications, Services, and Systems that serve both individuals and businesses. Previously, he led Microsoft ‘s Embedded Sales team in the Americas, working with industrial OEMs to build a wide variety of industrial and consumer devices across a range of vertical industries.
Mr. Vasey has represented Microsoft as a spokesperson to the press and analyst community on a variety of topics including Enterprise IT, Cloud Services, Service Providers and most recently the Internet of Things. In addition to his work at the OpenFog Consortium, he serves as a Board member for the OPC Foundation. Outside of Microsoft, Mr. Vasey has led regional and national sales teams for leading technology firms, driving revenue and business expansions ranging from startups to $1B+ revenue public companies. While at ODIN, an Ingram Micro company, he drove business and corporate development with Tier 1 investment banks, venture capital firms and technology partners. Mr. Vasey earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Trent University in Canada.
Daniel Drolet, CEO of Liquidax Capital stated, “We are thrilled to have Matt on our Advisory Board. We have worked hard to bring the right people onto the team that have the expertise to help drive exponential results for our firm, the clients we serve and the investors who risk their capital believing in our vision. With Gen. Stanley McChrystal advising on strategy, Deann Morgan on private equity, John McAvoy on financial markets – we now round our advisory board with Matt and his tremendous knowledge and expertise on the Internet of Things (IoT) and Artificial Intelligence (AI). We welcome Matt and look forward to working with him”.
Mr. Vasey stated, “I am excited to join this impressive team and contribute to the mission of driving innovation and increased competitiveness for Liquidax clients. With enterprises and startups under immense pressure to innovate, digitize, and add intelligence to their products and services, Liquidax provides important new approaches for de-risking innovation and R&D that deliver increased agility and accelerated digital transformation.
In his role; Matt will be advising Liquidax as it executes digital transformation transactions with corporate clients, develops private equity opportunities and provides strategic advisory solutions for clients, investors and partners. With a world rapidly changing; Liquidax provides clients and investors with unique value-added digital transformation solutions that enable accelerated growth, strengthening of competitive positions and increasing of shareholder value.