Matthew leads M12’s VC Partnerships practice, based in San Francisco. The team is responsible for spearheading long-term strategic partnership & advisory initiatives with the top venture capital firms in Silicon Valley and other innovation hubs. Matthew brings a combination of investment banking, strategic partnership, and M&A experience to the team. Prior to M12, Matt ran business and corporate development for Adallom which was acquired by Microsoft in 2015. Matt has an M.B.A. from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business and a Bachelor of Arts from Columbia University.