Matthew is responsible for Welcome's messaging infrastructure.
A member of the XMPP Council since 2009, Matthew is on The Board of Directors of the XMPP Standards Foundation.
Waqas is responsible for Welcome's technical vision.
He is a leader in the Jabber/XMPP community and actively co-develops the Prosody XMPP communications server.
Before founding Welcome, Waqas developed the general management systems used by many universities in Pakistan and has won several national programming competitions.