Matt McLean’s career in product development and business operations has been punctuated by his history of building and implementing new and innovative business solutions that improve the customer experience as well as internal business processes. As the Global Senior Vice President for Westfield Labs, the Research & Development division of Westfield Corporation, a global shopping mall management firm, Mr. McLean efforts advanced the company’s development of digital solutions, including the “Searchable Mall” that is designed to improve the customer’ shopping experience at 146 shopping centers worldwide, serving 1.4B shoppers annually.
Prior to his tenure with Westfield Labs, Mr. McLean served in a product management capacity with Cisco Systems, charged with planning and executing the integration of service offerings by acquired companies into Cisco’s existing operational and financial infrastructure. At CompareNetworks, a start-up that he launched with seed money from family and friends, Mr. McLean led the company through the product development and launch phases, growing revenue to a peak of $25M. A common theme for Mr. McLean’s career is that he is a driving force behind sustainable top line revenue growth by initiating go-to-market plans that consistently exceeded revenue expectations.