Research Director, Applications – Project & Portfolio Management
About Matt Burton
Matt Burton is a Research Director at Info-Tech Research Group, specializing in Project Portfolio Management, Project Management, and Organizational Change Management. He brings over 15 years of experience in IT, primarily in Product Management and Project Management roles.
Matt joined Info-Tech in 2010, and has spent time producing IT research, managing strategic projects, developing sales operations, and most recently, managing and delivering Project and Portfolio Management research. Prior to joining Info-Tech, Matt held positions in organizations ranging from large enterprise to brand new start-ups. Matt worked in a variety of technical and business roles at StarTech.com, BlackBerry, the University of Lethbridge, and Bulbstorm.com.
Matt has a strong history working with business leaders who struggle with IT project throughput. He has devised and implemented strategies around right-sizing project portfolio budgets, balancing portfolio resourcing supply and demand, optimizing project intake processes, and designing project management standard operating procedures.
Matt holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science from the University of Lethbridge, a Master of Science in Information Management from Arizona State University, and an MBA from Arizona State University.