Matt is a senior partner and the CEO of Northern Research Group Inc. He has extensive academic and
applied experience in the realm of business development, economic development, business
management, forecasting, and financial analysis. Matt’s professional experience during the last ten years
has largely been focused on providing consultancy services to a wide array of clients including
municipalities, government, non-governmental organizations, entrepreneurs, and private companies.
Matt holds a Master’s of Science in Resource Economics and a Bachelor of Arts in Business Economics
from the University of Saskatchewan. His master’s level work focused on the costs and benefits of
implementing the New Generation Cooperative Model for small to medium sized producers in
Saskatchewan’s Forest Sector.