Meet the Team

Jon Riding is the team leader and has led the MAT team since its inception at BFBS in 1991.
Jon lives in Dorset and his research interests include the automatic analysis of word formation in natural language.

He is a Visiting Researcher in Computing and Mathematical Sciences at Oxford Brookes University and an Associate Lecturer in Theology at Sarum College.

Neil Boulton served for many years, most recently as a database programer, at British & Foreign Bible Society. His interest in MAT goes back more than 20 years. He lives in Wiltshire and includes hill-walking and watching rugby (Bristol) amongst his hobbies.

The team work closely with colleagues around the world who sometimes collaborate with the team on specific projects.

MAT systems benefit translators and translation consultants from UBS, SIL/Wycliffe and many other Bible translation agencies: