The Kognitive approach

We create brilliant solutions that make the world smarter and more secure.

At Kognition, we believe that life can never be safe enough, smart enough, or green enough.

We believe that “easy” doesn’t deter success, it encourages it. That’s why we create technology products and services that perform essential tasks brilliantly, and enable you to redirect your efforts more effectively for greater results.


Matias Klein
President & CEO

Matias is a visionary entrepreneur and innovator with a long and successful track record of launching groundbreaking new software solutions. Most recently Matias was Vice President of Product Management at McKesson (NYSE: MCK) where he was responsible for driving growth and innovation in a $1B financial services software portfolio. Prior to McKesson, Matias was SVP of Technology and led R&D and technology operations at Portico Systems, which McKesson acquired for $90M. Matias joined Portico's leadership team when they acquired his first startup, Ethidium Health Systems.

Jim Carroll

Jim is a skilled computer scientist and expert in highly-scalable machine learning platforms. Jim was previously Chief Technologist at Coldlight Solutions where his innovative team of software engineers built a general purpose infrastructure for training and operationalizing machine learning models for verticals including healthcare, media, retail, and IoT. Prior to ColdLight, Jim was Chief Software Architect at, which was acquired by Nokia. Jim’s team built Nokia’s vehicle traffic system, which was one of the first large-scale streaming frameworks used as the backbone of a heterogeneous distributed platform.

Michael Ferreri
SVP, Revenue & Business Development

Michael is an exceptionally skilled technology industry sales and marketing leader with proven experience delivering significant revenue and channel growth in the global enterprise and commercial markets. Michael has held executive sales leadership positions for a majority of his career at world class public companies including Microsoft, Dell/EMC, Progress Software and Sprinklr. He also brings additional experience as an entrepreneur working with various emerging software companies providing leadership as a General Manager/Chief Operating Officer. His organizational and leadership roles include Sales, Marketing, Professional Services, Systems Engineering, Customer Success and Channel Management.

Advisory Board

  • Ryan Caplan - Founder, CEO, Trovir; Former CEO, ColdLight
  • John Loftus - Managing Director, Actua
  • Ned Moore - CEO, Clutch; Co-founder, former CEO, Portico System
  • Bill Pocklington - CEO, Bellrock Intelligence
  • Michael Rashid - Treasurer, NAML Foundation, Former CEO, AmeriHealth Mercy
  • Scott Snyder - Partner, Digital Transformation & Innovation Heidrick & Struggles; Senior Fellow The Wharton School
  • Andrew Steinerman - Business and Information Services Equity Research Analyst, J.P. Morgan
  • Andy Timm - Founder, CEO, Crucibleworx; Former CTO, PTC
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Kognition Gives Back

The Safer, Smarter World Foundation is a non-profit charity established to provide AI-powered smart security systems to disadvantaged K–12 public schools, at no charge. Help us make schools safer nationwide, without raising taxes or changing gun laws.

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