Matthew Pattinson

Matthew Pattinson, UBC MBA graduate, specializes in sales, new product development, and applying lean startup and customer development methodologies. Before joining Empowered Startups Ltd, Matthew worked in sales in the environmental industry where he achieved rapid revenue growth and brought a new technology to market. He also worked internationally in Central America and West Africa where he created social enterprises that provide financial services to underserved clients. These enterprises have gone on to serve thousands of clients.

As a Startup Leader at Empowered Startups Ltd, Matthew is excited to use his experience in both building social enterprises internationally and developing and selling new products to support Empowered Startup’s ventures through their early stages of growth and create an international tapestry of entrepreneurship in Canada.