Matt HulseIndependent Consultant at ICT4D
Matthew is a professional electrical, computer, and software systems engineer with diverse experience in embedded devices and digital communication technologies, and has bridged the diverse worlds of public policy, technology investment, and mobile access with his technical background. Since 2014, he has worked in West Africa on telecommunications access issues expanding digital and economic development, equal and affordable access, and life saving information for humanitarian assistance.
Matthew's software engineering work spans satellite data link systems, aircraft guidance and control systems, and OpenBTS: the open-source cellular infrastructure platform. His field radio experience has supported Telecom-over-IP deployments worldwide and trained deployment engineers and operators on telecom equipment and tower climbing safety in the Latin America, West Africa, and Indo-Pacific regions. Matthew champions inclusive digital development in partnership with market-driven investment to advance an accessible, open, and secure Internet.