Matt Chepeleff, Partner

Matt is an entrepreneur at heart and technologist in practice. He is keeping a focus on the intersection of technology and business.
Driven by curiosity and love for building things, Matt believes passionately that technology should always be used purposefully and that new isn't always necessary or better.

Matt has spent the first 15 years of his career in the space where technology and business overlap. To this day, he keeps one foot deep in technology — right in the code itself — and the other in the business world looking at organizations and their strategy, business model, and P&L. Matt's foray into the business world grew from entrepreneurial roots in SaaS startups.

Driven by curiosity and love for building things, Matt believes passionately that technology should always be used purposefully and that new isn't always necessary or better. Over the past 5 years, Matt has focused on building and leading teams in addition to building products. His focus on performance and value in a product has transitioned into a focus on developing people and process in an organization.

Matt currently serves as a partner and leads ATOM's software development practice, focusing on mobile, web, and enterprise software for SMBs. His primary goal is ensuring the software we ship either delivers or enables key business objectives. This results in successful projects, satisfied clients, and business growth. Matt's experience ranges from technical product development for 3-25 person teams to product integrations, acquisitions, business model development, and team growth/reorganization. This experience has been gained in small, bootstrapped startups; in rapid-growth, venture-funded startups; and in private SMBs across a range of verticals. In 2019, Matt joined the board as a founding director of the AFMS Foundation, a not-for-profit in Connecticut focusing on Advocating for Families with Multiple Sclerosis.

Matt is an entrepreneur at heart and technologist in practice. He is keeping a focus on the intersection of technology and business — the ideal vantage point to deliver solutions and drive growth in our clients' businesses, and by extension, our own.