Matthew Provost has over 20 years of experience in the tech industry as an engineering manager, programmer, and systems administrator. He is the developer of NFStash, the standard suite of open source NFS (Network File System) tools, including nfsping. He was the head of the Systems team at Weta Digital in New Zealand, responsible for the high performance VFX infrastructure behind films such as Avatar (winner of the Academy Award for Best Visual Effects) and the Hobbit trilogy. Matthew is currently based in London as an engineering manager for Woven Planet (a subsidiary of Toyota Motor Corporation), which is developing self-driving technology using a machine-learned approach to create safe mobility for everyone.
An Interview with Matt Provost