Matthys joined SITA in 2007 as Regional Vice President for airport solutions in Africa and has held his current position since 2012. Prior to this, Matthys enjoyed various senior management positions for the Airport Company South Africa and the South African companies, e.Airports Ltd and OSI Airport Systems as Managing Director.
Matthys holds a Bachelor degree in Accounting and a Post Graduate Degree in Management Accounting. In addition he also has an Airport Management diploma from the International Aviation Management Training Institute in Canada. He is based in Atlanta.