As Chief Technology Officer (CTO), Matt Swann leads Booking.com’s full stack technology strategy to support the company’s continued growth as a global technology leader in travel and experiences, working to create an even more seamless end-to-end experience for travelers. With a history at high-performing organizations in the e-commerce space, Matt’s expertise in AI, event ticketing, international payments innovation and evolving tech infrastructures helps to drive the Booking.com vision for products and technology that enable travelers to experience the world.
Matt joined Booking.com from leading Silicon Valley-based event and ticketing marketplace StubHub, where he also served as CTO, leading the company’s technology strategy to drive growth and innovation for the business. Matt previously served as Chief Information Officer at Citibank, where he set the technical vision and strategy for one of the world’s largest and most scalable financial platforms, as well as Vice President and Global Payments Chief at Amazon, where he and his teams delivered a revolutionary mobile commerce system that enabled hundreds of millions of customers to buy and sell on the platform.
Matt holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Arizona State University and recently relocated to Amsterdam.