Matt joined Capstone in 2013 and is a director, primarily covering special situations. He is the lead analyst on troubled municipal bond issuers such as Puerto Rico, Chicago Public Schools and US Virgin Islands. Matt also covers a select group of stressed and distressed corporate credits for which policy is an important driver of value. Prior to joining Capstone, Matt worked at Bond Street Capital, a distressed debt hedge fund in Englewood Cliffs, where he spent over 12 years as a generalist analyst focused on distressed debt and special situations names. Throughout his career, he has covered a wide range of industries and companies, from automotive to paper and printing, mining, retail, health care and building products companies. Matt received degrees in Government and Politics and Business as well as an MBA from the University of Maryland. He is a native of the Washington area and lives in Silver Spring, Maryland.