Matthew is Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer of BlockTower Capital, a leading institutional cryptocurrency investment firm bringing professional trading and portfolio management to an emerging digital asset class.
Previously, he served for 11 years at Goldman Sachs, managing and leading many areas of the Firm’s investment management practice, including most recently as Head of its U.S. Not-for-Profit Institutions business.
Earlier in his career, Matthew was an engineer at Sargent & Lundy, where he focused on multi-disciplinary projects across structural, mechanical and electrical engineering in the energy sector.
He currently serves on the Advisory Board for the University of Illinois Department of Industrial and Enterprise Systems Engineering, and for two non-profits in education and micro-enterprise development.
Matthew earned a B.S. in Industrial and Enterprise Systems Engineering from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, and an M.B.A. from New York University’s Stern School of Business.