UST appoints Matthew McCormack as Managing Director for ANZ

Matthew McCormack, the Managing Director for Australia and New Zealand at UST

UST, a leading digital transformation solutions company, today announced the appointment of Matthew McCormack as the Managing Director for Australia and New Zealand (ANZ).

In his new role, McCormack will lead the expansion and growth of the company and champion UST’s vision of ‘Transforming Lives’ in the region. He will unlock value for organisations by leveraging the power of digital technologies across Australia and New Zealand.

UST and Temasek are hiring digital skills

UST, backed by Temasek, recently announced its hiring of over 10,000 new people this year across the globe, including Australia and New Zealand, with digital proficiencies and skills.

Skills include digital transformation, cybersecurity, cloud infrastructure, java, data science & engineering, application development and modernisation, AI/ML, automation (RPA/IPA).

Krishna Sudheendra, CEO at UST said, “Matt’s knowledge of the Australian and New Zealand markets, along with his ability to align business objectives, technology investments, and customer outcomes, will be the cornerstone of our accelerated growth in the market.”

“His appointment reflects our focus as we rapidly expand our business across the region.”

“UST is helping our clients to adopt digital transformation, helping them with faster time to market in product offerings, expand their business and improve their revenue margins.”

“Matt brings expertise in strategy, operations and building a consulting business.”

“Matt joins us at a time when we are investing heavily in the ANZ market and bringing our solution capabilities from across the globe to benefit our customers in the region.”

“Matt will lead our business expansion, client relationships, talent growth, industry and academia partnerships, brand building, and social impact initiatives in ANZ.”

UST welcomes Matthew McCormack

“I am excited and looking forward to working closely with Matt as we take the business forward,” said Alexander Varghese, Chief Operating Officer, UST.

McCormack led digital transformations, building diverse teams across APAC to support clients to design, build, and scale, meaningful experiences to transform their organisations.

McCormack has experience across a broad range of industries includes banking and finance, logistics, education, telecommunications, government, and defence.

McCormack said, “I see a huge potential for UST to be the market leader in the human-centered digital transformation space in Australia and New Zealand, especially with the breadth and depth of offerings and the global partnership ecosystem UST has built over the past 22 years.”

“Joining UST is more than seeing the potential in its people, products and platforms but the importance of purpose transforming lives and how it is embedded in the DNA of the company.”

“UST’s focus on positive social impact resonates with me, and offers an ideal environment to incubate and reinvigorate meaningful careers of top-performing talent.”

McCormack holds an Honours degree in Psychology and Anthropology, a Master’s in International Management, and a Master’s in Business and IT Strategy.

Prior to joining UST, McCormack was with Cognizant as Head of Consulting for Cognizant Digital Business and Technology across Asia Pacific and Middle East markets.