Matt Engel | Applause

Matt Engel

Senior VP, Strategic Development

Matt joined Applause in January of 2017 in the newly created role of Senior Vice President of Strategic Development. Matt is responsible for further expanding Applause’s global reach and driving growth through business and corporate development initiatives.

He brings over 15 years of experience with high growth technology companies spanning early stages through IPO/M&A as an operating executive, venture investor and board member. Prior to Applause, Matt was the CEO of venture-backed Attend, a SaaS marketing platform (an Applause customer). Previous experience includes operating roles at three companies successfully acquired and several years as a venture capitalist responsible for deal sourcing, due diligence and portfolio management. Matt began his career at PricewaterhouseCoopers after graduating from Villanova University.