Matt Goldberg is President and CEO of Tripadvisor, Inc., the largest travel guidance platform in the world. Matt has more than 20 years’ leadership experience across a diversity of sectors, including travel, digital media, e-commerce, and data, where he’s helped drive innovation and expansion across various businesses. Previously, Matt was Executive Vice President, North America and Global Operations for The Trade Desk, a data-driven global media buying and advertising platform. Before joining The Trade Desk, Matt served as Global Head of M&A and Strategic Alliances and Head of India for News Corp, as well as Senior Vice President, Global Market Development and Head of Corporate Development for Qurate, formerly known as QVC. Prior to that, Matt was CEO of Lonely Planet, a travel guide publisher. Matt currently serves on the Board of Directors of Blue Ocean Acquisition Corp (NASDAQ: BOCNU), and is active in philanthropy and nonprofit leadership, including The Burning Man Project and Lumina Foundation. Matt was also the founding director of Dataphilanthropy, the foundation of The Trade Desk’s founder, dedicated to the mission that passionate, yet data-driven, rational philanthropy is the most effective way to deploy capital against humanity's toughest problems.
Matt holds a Master of Business Administration degree from Stanford University, a Master of Arts in International Studies from The University of Melbourne and a Bachelor of Arts in English from Cornell University.
Matt’s favorite travel destination is Australia, a country where he also lived for six years.