Matt Rendall is CEO and Co-Founder of Clearpath where he is responsible for driving the strategic commercialization of industrial telerobotics and autonomous systems, and setting the overarching vision for the Company. Within 18 months of inception, Matt led Clearpath to become a leader in unmanned systems for research and development. Through his leadership, Clearpath expanded into the manufacturing sector with the launch of its industrial division, OTTO Motors. OTTO Motors provides self-driving vehicle for material transport to some of the world’s most innovative brands including GE and John Deere.
Matt began his career by developing and commercializing complex electro-mechanical systems, and held various research and development positions in automation, automotive, and defense industries. Matt holds a Bachelor of Applied Science from the inaugural Mechatronics Engineering class at the University of Waterloo, and a Master's in Business, Entrepreneurship and Technology also from the University of Waterloo. His thought leadership brought Clearpath early success, along with a variety of accolades including the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year 2013 Award for Young Entrepreneur-Ontario and Business Insider’s 40 Under 40 People to Watch in 2015 recognition.