As President of Goal Solutions and its wholly owned subsidiaries, Matt leads a vertically integrated services business that manages $26b in unsecured and secured consumer loans, providing primary servicing, backup servicing, master servicing, collections, SPV management, investor reporting, valuation, analytics, data visualization and forecasting. Goal partners with over 120 clients including traditional banks, insurance companies, investment banks, credit unions, hedge funds, fin tech originators, schools and other financial stakeholders.
Prior to being President of Goal Solutions Matt served as the Chief Operating Officer for Goal Solutions and Ascent, a sister company of Goal Solutions that originates student loans. As a founder of the Ascent business Matt built out the credit risk, operations, product, as well as technology functions and developed the original underwriting scorecards for its proprietary loan products. Over his nearly 15 years at Goal, Matt also built and ran the Asset Management group, led performance analytics, designed and executed niche securitization programs, and sat on the Investment Committee where he sourced and negotiated whole loan acquisitions
Prior to joining Goal in early 2007 Matt worked at GE Capital in credit risk for 6 years. Matt currently serves on the board of the Student Loan Servicing Alliance (SLSA), the industry trade group for student loan servicers.
Macalester College, B.A. | University of Minnesota, M.B.A.