Matthew Davis, Cofounder of Perlego


Who are you?

Matthew Davis – Co founder and CTO of Perlego. Half French half English but Belgian born.

Can you tell us the story of your business from idea to where you are now?

Gauthier and I wanted to make educational content more affordable and were shocked about how textbook prices have increased by 847%!

What has been your biggest failure or struggle?

The biggest challenge has been finding the balance between growing the content and at the same time the user base.

And what has been your biggest achievement or success?

Getting so many publishers to work with us.

What’s your must read business book?

Entrepreneur Revolution.

Who’s your most inspirational CEO or founder?

Sundar Pichai as he is doing a lot for education.

And can you tell us something weird or interesting about yourself?

Like most developers I’m a night owl.