Press Release

Flybits names Matt Saunders as Chief Operating Officer

Toronto, ON, May 18, 2022 – Flybits, a global leader in Experience Design solutions for the financial industry, today announced Matt Saunders, as Chief Operating Officer. Saunders is a technology veteran with decades of experience as an executive, entrepreneur, and investor.

Prior to joining Flybits, Saunders held progressively senior roles at several organizations including Fastbreak Ventures, where he focused on growing exceptional startups that were building enterprise software platforms. He also held the position of President at Ryerson Futures where he developed a unique accelerator program that expanded across Canada and Asia.

“I have known Matt as a growth leader for several years and deeply respect his leadership approach,” said Hossein Rahnama, founder and CEO, “I’m looking forward to Matt supporting Flybits as we continue to scale globally while guiding our team across Finance, Operations, HR, Business Development, and Strategy.”

In addition to his executive experience, Matt has mentored many companies through various programs in the startup ecosystem including Next Canada, MaRS, Ryerson DMZ, OCE, and is currently on the NextAI investment committee.

“I’m honored to join such a talented team and have been a huge advocate of Flybits since day one,” said Matt Saunders, “As a technology innovator and financial industry disruptor in Experience Design, there is enormous potential for growth and I’m excited to be a part of it.”

In his newly appointed role, Saunders will help guide the company through its next stage of global growth.

Media Contacts

Jannine Krish
VP Marketing, Flybits

About Flybits

Flybits is the leading customer experience platform for the financial services sector, delivering  personalization at scale. With the most advanced capabilities in the market, its enterprise-level  solution brings relevant content, products, offers, and information to a bank’s digital channels based on what each individual customer needs in the moments that matter. With Flybits, banks  are able to design, launch, and measure data-driven consumer experiences that deliver the right  information to the right customer at the right time, while preserving their privacy. 

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