Matthew came to Sidewalk from venture capital firm General Catalyst, where he spent his time supporting Ken Chenault. He has also worked for Greenmantle, a geopolitical macroeconomic consulting firm where he supported the author and historian Niall Ferguson. Additionally, Matthew spent 12 years as an assistant to Jay Kriegel during his time as Executive Director of NYC2012, New York City’s bid for the Olympic Games of 2012. He also served as a Senior Advisor to Steve Ross at The Related Companies.
Matthew is also a visual artist and composer. He studied at Manhattan School of Music, NYU, the Baltimore School for the Arts, and the Peabody Preparatory of Music. He is married and resides in Long Island City.