Matthew is a leading voice and entrepreneur building the remote independent freelance economy. He is the CEO of Venture L, author of The Human Cloud published by HarperCollins in 2021, and Forbes Contributor. At Microsoft, in joint partnership with Upwork, he built the Microsoft 365 freelance toolkit, a tech stack for companies to spend up to $100m on remote freelancers. At Gigster he built ideation, a service to build digital products through fully remote software teams. He is a recognized voice for leadership teams, public investors, and media, along with an international keynote speaker and adviser through expert knowledge networks. He’s been featured in Forbes and Fortune to name a few, and was named a top 50 remote work expert to follow.