Prior to joining Five Points Capital in 2018, Matt worked as a Private Equity Associate for CBC Capital, where he assisted with underwriting middle market private equity investments in a range of industries. He previously worked as a Credit Analyst for Bank of America in its Leveraged Finance group, where he assisted with underwriting large corporate loans for leveraged buyouts, mergers and acquisitions, and other debt financing in a range of industries.
Outside of work, Matt enjoys travel, playing the piano, running, cycling, and lifting weights. He serves as the Treasurer for Joedance, a nonprofit based in Charlotte which raises funds and awareness for rare pediatric cancer research through an annual film festival. He raises money for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) and takes part in annual 100-mile Ride to Cure cycling events across the US. His guilty pleasures include the Fast and the Furious movie franchise.
Matt received a BS in Economics from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, concentrating in Finance, and an MBA from the Kenan-Flagler School at the University of North Carolina, concentrating in Capital Markets and Investments. Matt is a CFA® charterholder.
Portfolio Company Involvement
ATRO Engineered Systems, Blake & Pendleton, Executive Information Systems, GrammaTech, Industrial Valve Sales & Service, JF Petroleum Group, Signature MD