Matthew Richards

Matthew Richards serves as Director, Recruiting and Talent Acquisition, at Cognizant Technology Solutions. Matthew provides leadership over executive talent acquisition across Cognizant’s Industry Solutions groups, the global sales and client services group, and several specialized groups with visibility to the CEO. Previously Matthew has served as a search consultant in a global retained executive search firm, Managing Director of his own search firm, and Director of Recruiting and Operations at a high-growth technology startup. He has a bachelor’s in education and human services from University of Massachusetts, Amherst.Matthew can be reached at