Focus

Matt joined Crosslink in 2016 and focuses on venture investments in enterprise and industrial IT infrastructure, security and plausible science fiction.

Experience

Matt is an entrepreneur and investor with over two decades of successful general management and venture investing experience. Matt carries a strong track record of investing in leading edge technology companies including Verodin (FEYE), CloudShield (SAIC), Narus (Boeing) and ArcSight (HP). He was also a founding investor and Chair of the Board of MeshNetworks (Motorola).

Prior to joining Crosslink, Matt was a Venture Partner with Paladin Capital. He was also the CEO and Co-Founder of Strategic Social Holdings (acquired by Constellis Group). In addition, Matt was a Co-Founder and President of MILCOM Technologies where he led the acquisition and commercialization of over $2B of R&D used to create over ten product companies. He also works with government and private sector leaders in the areas of innovation, information operations and cyber security.

Prior to his business career, Matt served in the U.S. Army with a distinguished record as an Infantry officer and Ranger in the 10th Mountain Division. In his spare time, Matt is a rabid baseball fan and board member of The Honor Foundation, helping Special Operations Veterans transition to the private sector.

Select Prior Investments

People Media (IAC)*, MeshNetworks (MOT)*, CloudShield (SAIC)*, Narus (BOE)*, ArcSight (ARST/HP)*, Bugcrowd*, Anomali*, Verodin (FEYE)

Education

BSFS, Georgetown University

MBA, Harvard Business School

* Investments made prior to joining Crosslink