F. Matthew Petronzio, CAIA®
Small Buyout Strategies
Matt is the Senior Portfolio Manager of Small Buyout Strategies I, II and III and the Partner leading the Small Buyout Strategies platform. He leads the manager research and investment sourcing function for Five Points and is a member of the Small Buyout Strategies Investment Committee. His responsibilities include the evaluation, monitoring and ongoing relationship management of private equity fund managers. Matt has been involved in the private equity industry for over 16 years. Prior to joining Five Points Capital in 2007, Matt worked with SunTrust Equity Partners (“STEP”), the private equity arm of SunTrust Banks, Inc (NYSE: STI). During his tenure at STEP, Matt was responsible for sourcing, evaluating, and executing private equity co-investments and fund commitments as a part of SunTrust’s private equity program. Before joining SunTrust, he worked in corporate banking for First Union. Matt is dedicated to causes relating to the health and welfare of children and was formerly the President of the Board of the Ronald McDonald House of Winston-Salem, NC.
Matt received an MBA with concentrations in finance and accounting from Vanderbilt’s Owen Graduate School of Management, and a BA in economics from Bucknell University.