Walter Matta received the Dr.Ing. Degree in Electrical Engineering (with honours) in 1994 from the University of Cagliari. His thesis was published in an international journal.
After brief experience at University of Cagliari, he has been employed by Vitrociset in JAN 1997 in the Defence Directorate, covering roles of increasing responsibility (team leader, project/program manager).
In 2009 he became Head of International Organizations Area and, in 2011 he funded and led the Corporate R&D Center, and in 2016 became Head of Strategy, Innovation and Government funding as well as member of Executive Group.
Among the various appointments currently covered:
2011 – now: S&T Director of S3log
2013 – now: Vice-Chairman of DASS – Aerospace Technology District of Sardinia
2016 – 2019: member of BoDs of EOS – European Organization for Security
2017 – 2019: member of BoD of ECSO – European Cyber Security Organization