Aref Matin is the EVP and Chief Technology Officer of John Wiley & Sons, Inc., a global research and learning company. During his time here, he has been overseeing the entirety of Wiley’s technical assets and evolving them into a world-class technology organization. Through key-hires, smart organization design, and implementing leading edge processes and procedures, he’s positioning Wiley to take on the digital demands of the education and research space of today – and tomorrow – and ensure the success of our customers through leading-edge tools and services.
Prior to serving at Wiley, Mr. Matin served as Chief Technical Officer and EVP at Ascend Learning where he was responsible for all technology and led the development of a highly successful set of customer-centric products and platforms. Previously, Mr. Matin held positions at Pearson Global Education Services, TomTom, and Siemens.
Mr. Matin holds a MS and BS in Electrical Engineering from Northrop University and certification from the Executive Business Leadership Program at Yale University.