Matt Ortiz


Founder, Principal Strategist, Aescentia

Location: Phoenix, AZ


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Matt is a proven top performing technology professional with over 16 years of experience. During that time he's cut teeth in various commercial software, corporate technology management and executive, consulting, and leadership positions.

He is a cross-industry, cross-platform, cross-discipline enterprise and solution architect with a particular focus in service-oriented architecture, application lifecycle management, and enterprise IT strategy and transformation. Matt has extensive experience architecting, designing, and modernizing commercial as well as enterprise solutions for clients in financial services, insurance, healthcare, pharmaceutical, higher education, manufacturing, aviation and other verticals.

Mr. Ortiz is an experienced consultant with sales and delivery responsibilities across practices, verticals, and account teams. Most recently he's consulted or managed engagements for Prudential Financial, American Express, AAA NCNU, and Universal Technical Institute.

Matt is a founding member of a community of software and IT management professionals, and is actively involved with a number of industry, educational, and corporate communities.


Agile Practitioner, Enteprise Architecture, Solution Architecture, Service Oriented Architecture, Business Process Automation, Application Lifecycle Management, Enterprise Data Strategy, Agile Project and Application Portfolio Management, Application Rationalization and Modernization