Matthew A. Mooney



"A great search partner understands the market, is highly credible with a key community of influencers, and has the confidence to help clients navigate the hiring process."

Backed by two decades of executive search experience, Matt has completed board and senior executive positions for public and private companies of various sizes across the technology sector.

His clients include top brands in the global technology community with emphasis on Wireless, FinTech, Digital Media, and Enterprise Services/Cloud computing.

Prior to ON Partners, Matt founded MPI EDEN, an influential boutique executive search firm in the global convergence market. He spent ten years with Russell Reynolds Associates, where he was a Managing Director and Head of the Communications & Convergence Practice for the Americas. Matt began his career with Ray & Berndtson and Korn/Ferry International.

A member of the National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD), Matt is a member of the National Board of the Arthritis Foundation, and serves on the Foundation’s Executive Committee. He’s also involved in a number of local philanthropic initiatives including serving as a Board Advisor for Kids and Pros, a non-profit organization developing character and skills through athletics.

Matt earned his Bachelor of Science Degree from Texas Christian University. He is based in Atlanta.

Recent News

Fierce CEO: CEOs owe it to company to be technically savvy

Share: Follow:   CEOs wear many hats, often at the same time, and prioritizing is something they should be adept at. With all the changes going on in technology, this is one hat they should hold tightly to, given it serves as the backbone to operations. Whether it be hardware or software, innovations that can […]

The Evolution of Wireless

Our Top 5 takeaways from Rutberg’s Wireless Influencers Summit 2017   Recently we attended the exclusive Rutberg Wireless Influencers Summit, the world’s premier multidisciplinary forum for senior executives to examine what’s next for business, technology, and mobile. The conference, held in in Rancho Palos Verdes, CA, is an invitation-only, destination meeting recognized for its exclusivity; […]

Fierce CEO: ‘Internal chaos’ just one consequence of poor CEO succession planning

CEO succession planning is one of the thorniest and most important issues a company faces, and it comes with many challenges. The wrong choice can send a company into a tailspin, no matter how good the rest of the executive ranks are. The CEO sets the company’s tone, good or bad, and that leadership has […]

Successful Placement: McClatchy

McClatchy Names Scott Manuel Vice President of Digital Product and Technology SACRAMENTO, Calif., Oct. 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — McClatchy (NYSE American: MNI) announced today that Scott Manuel has been named Vice President of Digital Product and Technology. In this newly-created position, Manuel will drive digital product management and development at McClatchy. He will be based […]

Successful Placement: Global Knowledge

Global Knowledge Strengthens Sales Organization with Executive Appointment Research Triangle, NC — Global Knowledge, the worldwide leader in IT training, is proud to announce the appointment of Todd Awtry as Vice President, Northeast Sales. In this newly created role, Awtry will support Global Knowledge’s commitment to deliver consistent, streamlined, global IT training solutions for organizations […]

When Evolving Business Priorities Prompt Board Refreshment

Share: Follow:   Adding a new director to a corporate board is both an important and delicate process. And sometimes, as companies face evolving strategic priorities and business expansion goals, it can be appropriate for multiple new directors to join the board, in what effectively becomes a board refreshment, targeting the company’s business future. ON […]

Successful Placement: ADTRAN

ADTRAN Appoints Gregory McCray, CEO of Access, to Board of Directors HUNTSVILLE, Ala.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–ADTRAN®, Inc., (NASDAQ: ADTN), a leading provider of next-generation open networking solutions, today announced that the Board of Directors has appointed Gregory McCray, CEO of Alphabet’s Access Company, the Alphabet subsidiary that oversees Google Fiber, as a director. Mr. McCray’s extensive background […]

Successful Placement: ADTRAN

ADTRAN Appoints Charles Marsh as Senior Vice President of Global Sales HUNTSVILLE, Ala.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–ADTRAN®, Inc., (NASDAQ:ADTN), a leading provider of next-generation open networking solutions, announced that Charles Marsh has been appointed as senior vice president of global sales. Marsh brings extensive sales experience working with large, incumbent service providers, leading cable operators and innovative rural […]

Successful Placement: Global Knowledge

Global Knowledge Hires Channel Chief, Launches Massive Partner Offensive The Cary, N.C. company has hired former Hewlett Packard Enterprise executive Aaron Mills as its vice president of channel sales to lead the indirect revenue charge. Mills told CRN exclusively that, in addition to growing channel revenues, he also wants to make the channel responsible for […]

Successful Placement: TapInfluence

TapInfluence Announces Accelerated Growth in 2016 Ashish Gupta, has also signed on as the new Chief Financial Officer of TapInfluence. Gupta joins TapInfluence from Silicon Valley company, HotChalk, Inc., where he formerly served as Senior Vice President of Finance & Business Operations. Read the full release