J. L. Matu is born, brought up and has studied engineering in India.
In his earlier years, he was invited to Germany and stayed there for 3 years, working as a Project Engineer. Later he was invited to Denmark, where he has been staying for over 3 decades (Danish National). He has undertaken projects along with internationally reputed architects in Denmark, Germany, USA, Greenland, Middle East, Saudi Arabia, India, Bhutan etc. He has had positions of Sales Director, Director, started telecom division in COWI as Director.
In the mid 90’s, he was Regional Head of TeleDanmark International, Country Manager India for Telia International, where he established a mobile telephone company which is now is Airtel (3rd largest mobile operator in the World). Thereafter J.L. Matu became Business Development Director Telia Denmark, and subsequently Sales Director TDC.
Matu is also Ex-Chairman of Indian Danish Chamber of Commerce.