Matt Meier brings more than 25 years of experience across a variety of industries and disciplines within the IT, digital, and data domains. Meier joined Driven Brands in October 2021 as EVP and Chief Digital and Data Officer, where he oversees the company’s technology, digital, and data strategies to transform business operations and digital customer experience. Prior to Driven Brands, Meier spent five years with Whirlpool Corporation, expanding their offerings to include industry-leading IoT “connected” appliance experiences, expanding direct-to-consumer digital platforms, and leading Whirlpool’s global data and advanced analytics competency. Meier also served as Chief Information Officer for Whirlpool North America, a $12B business and Whirlpool’s largest business segment. Prior to Whirlpool, Meier served as Global Chief Information Officer at the CrosbyGroup and held technology leadership roles of increasing responsibility for Dana Corporation, RollsRoyce, General Motors, and PriceWaterhouseCoopers.
Meier has a BS in Industrial Engineering from Purdue, an MS in Information Systems Management from Carnegie Mellon University, and an MBA from MIT Sloan School of Management.