Matt JonesChief Systems Architect, Wind River Systems; Product Marketing Lead, GENIVI Alliance at Wind River Systems
Matt is the Chief Systems Architect at Wind River in a role spanning safety critical real-time, Linux and cloud products. The stated ambition - transform market segments ranging from aerospace to industrial, defense to medical, and networking to automotive.
As a volunteer and having previously served as President, Matt is also head of product marketing for the GENIVI alliance. The alliance is focused on infotainment and the connected car to power the next generation of mobility solutions. GENIVI is an alliance of OEMs, Tier 1s and other players in the automotive ecosystem dedicated to accelerating development through open platforms and standards.
Matt recently departed Virgin Hyperloop One, where as Senior Vice President he led the Software Engineering teams; tasked with providing all the software needed to manage, control, and operate an autonomous hyperloop system. This included embedded software and electronics, networking, cloud data and services, as well as customer-facing applications.
Previously Matt was the Chief Product Officer with moovel Group, Daimler’s mobility subsidiary. He was focused on integrating personal, shared and public transportation options into single-view mobility products. In this role he prepared the way for connected, autonomous, shared electric vehicles; launching in many cities across the US and EU.
Prior to that he spent almost 14 years at Jaguar Land Rover as the Director of Future Technology, leading development of electronic and software systems for the future connected autonomous vehicles; where he also served on the Board of Directors of the Linux Foundation.