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Chief Operations Optimist, 1Password
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Matt Davey is the COO (Chief Operations Optimist) at 1Password, a password manager that secures identities and sensitive data for enterprises and their employees. In a previous life working with agencies and financial companies, Matt has seen first-hand how important security practices are at every level in an organization.

After seven years at 1Password, Matt is optimistic about security, and now helps companies roll out layers of security starting with password habits. Matt is a mentor for both the Royal Society of the Arts and Out of Office Hours, helping professionals and newcomers to the industry with all aspects of creating digital products. He is based in Norwich, UK and enjoys failing at baking the most simple of things.

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posted in December 2019
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