A graduate of the army intelligence's technological unit and the prestigious IDF "Mamram" program for software engineering. Matan worked for Check Point as a security researcher, professional services consultant and finally as the global head of training and organizational development where he was a main contributor to the official Check Point courseware. In his capacity as a consultant, Matan delivered security design and implementation projects for banks, ISPs, and telecommunications enterprises worldwide.
Matan is a member of several professional Israeli groups working to promote national cyber defense and is an active member in the Israeli makers movement. Currently, Matan is leading a revolutionary initiative in the field of user identification on mobile platforms.