Matt Friend joined Argo Partners in 2017. He focuses on researching and analyzing various distressed companies as well as value-add investment opportunities in the Student Housing and Multifamily markets. Prior to joining Argo Partners, Matt worked at Mastercard in their Big Data and Analytics group and at American Express, focusing on partnerships and investments with emerging technology companies. He has also provided strategy consulting and business development services to companies funded by Tier-1 investors such as: Sequoia Capital, Benchmark Capital and General Atlantic.
Matt holds an MBA in Finance from the NYU Stern School of Business and a BA in Political Science from the University of Maryland, College Park.