Matthew Walsh

Matt Walsh is Principal, Indirect Tax at Sovos. Matt provides strategic direction, guidance and recommendations for product enhancements and development to keep Sovos customers ahead of complex regulatory changes. Matt is also tasked with fostering both government and industry relationships that support Sovos’ global Intelligent Compliance initiatives. Matt has over 17 years of experience in tax compliance, which includes developing a tax counsel within the Sovos internal tax department. He later advanced to director of tax research and senior director of tax positions within the company before taking on his current role. Matt is currently a member of the Technical Advisory Group of the OECD (Working Party #9), which drafts model legislation and implementation guidelines for the taxation of cross border services.

Prior to Sovos, Matt served as team manager at John Hancock Financial Services. He holds a BS in Business Administration from the MA College of Liberal Arts (formerly North Adams State College) as well as a JD from the New England School of Law.