Matthew Goldstein

Managing Partner
Based in London
Specializing in SPACs Cybersecurity

About me

Matt is a managing director at M12 based in London.

He cofounded M12 in San Francisco in 2016 and opened the European office in 2019. He leads investments in SaaS, cybersecurity and vanguard technology companies such as Markforged (3D printing), Vertical Aerospace (aerospace), and Bakkt (blockchain).

Previously he was a Principal at Trinity Ventures, focused on SaaS and cybersecurity. He began his career as a technology consultant for Fortune 500 insurance and telecommunications clients before joining an early-stage automotive startup that raised $110 million in venture capital to build a new American car company.

Matt has an MBA from Stanford Graduate School of Business and a BA from Pomona College.

Board seats


Acquired: DroneUp
Exit Year 2021
Acquired: SocialChorus
Exit Year 2021
Acquired: Nano Dimension
Exit Year 2021
HQ Israel
Acquired: Epic Games
Exit Year 2020