Matt Asay

Matt Asay is Head of Developer Ecosystem for Adobe, responsible for expanding Adobe’s work with third-party developers. Matt was Vice President of Mobile Strategy prior to his current role. Before joining Adobe, Matt held a range of roles focused on mobile, Big Data and cloud computing: VP of business development, marketing and community at MongoDB, a Big Data database company; VP of business development at real-time analytics company Nodeable (acquired by Appcelerator); VP of business development and interim CEO at mobile HTML5 start-up Strobe (acquired by Facebook); COO at Canonical, a leading cloud vendor; and head of the Americas at Alfresco, a content management startup. Asay is an emeritus board member of the Open Source Initiative (OSI) and holds a J.D. from Stanford, where he focused on open source and other IP licensing issues. Asay writes regular columns for ReadWrite, TechRepublic and InfoWorld.