Matt Carbonara

Managing Director, Venture Investing Citi Ventures

Matt is a Managing Director at Citi Ventures and works out of the Palo Alto office. He is looking to meet entrepreneurs innovating in Enterprise IT, Cybersecurity, Customer Experience, and Marketing. Matt strives to create win-win scenarios that provide customer engagement and product feedback for high-potential startups while motivating innovation and business transformation for both Citi and its clients.

Prior to Citi Ventures, Matt was at Cisco where he led investments and acquisitions in the areas of enterprise networking, collaboration, and IoT as well as in the country of Israel. He also has investment experience from Comcast Ventures and TeleSoft Partners. Prior to becoming a venture capitalist, Matt was employee 10 at Terayon Communication Systems, a Sequoia and Lightspeed-backed startup that went public, where he initially architected and designed application-specific integrated circuits (ASICs) before moving into product marketing and product management.

Matt received his B.S. summa cum laude and M.S. in Electrical Engineering from The Ohio State University. Outside of investing he enjoys basketball, golf (one hole-in-one), wakesurfing, and coaching his two daughters in sports.

Main Conference Day Four - August 13th

Thursday, August 13th, 2020

11:00 AM FIRESIDE CHAT: Extend your RPA Investment with AI and ML

While the RPA has increased productivity by thousands of man-hours, it’s still only able to tackle structured data. Since structured data only makes up 20% of an organization’s total data collection, it’s up to Intelligent Process Automation to tackle the next 80%. 

  • Breaking down the components of IPA: Intelligent Document Processing (IDP) and Cognitive Decision Making
  • IPA Capabilities: from inventory reconciliation to wholesale pricing, understand IPA opportunities and limits
  • Going beyond FTE replacement with IPA to augment the work of the modern employee to be less error prone and more productivea