Jeff Matthews, formerly director of venture strategy and research at the Space Frontier Foundation, has joinedÂ Deloitte Consulting LLPÂ as a specialist leader.
Matthews will lead Deloitteâ€™s space innovation and technology workforce advancement efforts, the company said Tuesday.
â€œJeffâ€™s creative and collaborative work with leaders from startups, nonprofits, venture capital firms and industry organizations mirrors our own multifaceted, tech-based approach to this new space industry,â€ said Brett Loubert, a principal at Deloitte Consulting and Los Angeles federal leader.
Loubert noted Matthews will help Deloitte further support its clients, expand its Los Angeles-based space practice and broaden the companyâ€™s work in virtual reality.
Matthews is a certified project management professional and a venture strategy consultant who has experience in offering management advisory support to early-stage firms that develop products and services across the areas of aerospace, data analytics, financial technology and power generation.
The space industry veteran previously served as a program manager and technical analyst at The Tauri Group, CFO at Corrosion Solutions and as a management information system manager at F+A Architects.