Matthew Barclay

Matthew Barclay, Area Director for Africa at Meltwater, is a seasoned SaaS industry professional with expertise in establishing and scaling tech based enterprises across emerging markets. Barclay’s passion and experience in both digital media and business development have seen him feature as a guest speaker at a variety of thought leadership and skills development events, including: GrowthHub, LeaderEx, the Integrated Marketing Communications Conference, as well as 1GiantLeap’s Next Tech Hero.

Working closely with Meltwater’s Silicon Valley operations, Barclay is well positioned to comment on trends in big data and media intelligence, with specific emphasis on how these will take shape across Africa in years to come.