Head of Emerging Technologies
Matthew Gould joined ICM in 2018 as Head of Emerging Technology and he is responsible for ICM's quantum endeavour. He is based in New Zealand, and he has experience across a range of emerging technologies including Artificial Intelligence, Virtual Reality, and Fin Tech. Prior to joining ICM, he was CEO of Arria NLG, a publicly traded AI software company in London. Matthew was with Hewlett Packard ("HP") from 2001 to 2009 where he led the Asia-Pac Emerging Technologies practice, before transferring to Silicon Valley as the Chief Strategy Officer for HP’s Professional Services division. Matthew was also on HP America’s M&A committee and had a role in identifying and qualifying acquisition targets. Matthew has degrees in Theology & Comparative Religion (Hons), and Literary Theory (Hons) from Canterbury University; and a MBA, Finance and Corporate Strategy from Otago University in 1995. He is a registered financial advisor and member of the Institute of Directors, New Zealand.