Co-Founder & CEO
Matt Alexander is an entrepreneur with over 15 years of experience building innovative companies that generate social impact. Prior to Suyo, he led Mercy Corps’ regional strategy in property rights formalization and land conflict resolution as the Latin America Regional Program Manager. He is the Founder and Chairman of Amsa, a social enterprise that alleviates poverty by fostering entrepreneurship in marginalized communities. In 2013, Amsa was named one of the 20 most innovative companies in Colombia by the national government.
Matt’s ideas for combining technology and property rights formalization have earned him recognition as an Echoing Green Fellow, Ashoka Changemaker, Harvard Innovation Lab Resident and American Express Emerging Innovator. He holds master’s degrees from Harvard University, Universidad Externado de Colombia (Fulbright Scholar) and University of Ulster (George Mitchell Scholar), and a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Washington.