Industry Executive, US Capital Markets
Matt Sokol guides firms through digital transformation by delivering thought leadership, cultural change, and innovative ideas that challenge. As an industry executive for Microsoft’s US Capital Markets, his coverage spans ESG, data providers, payments, private equity, asset managers, brokerages, investment banks, and exchanges.
With a 20-year career supporting technology initiatives across major energy, healthcare and life sciences, and semiconductor organizations, Matt helps global financial services firms understand complex digital concepts and upcoming market changes with an eye on the ultimate deliverable – their own customers.
Matt earned his bachelor's degree in English from the Pennsylvania State University and has leveraged his mix of skills to bring unique insights. He managed one of the most successful Microsoft partners in the U.S. and has published over 100 articles about technology, culture, and business. Outside of work, you’ll find Matt running out on the trail, listening to podcasts and audiobooks, and being a general learn-it-all.