Matt Sachse is a Managing Director at Pagemill Partners, a Duff & Phelps business. Matt brings more than nine years of transaction experience to the firm, including completed transactions representing over $1.5B in aggregate value. He has spent his entire career representing information technology companies in transactions and his execution experience spans both software (wireless, infrastructure, embedded) and hardware (telecom, semiconductors, storage, photovoltaics/solar) segments. Matt has successfully structured and consummated complex, cross border transactions in geographical regions worldwide, including Asia, Canada, Europe and Israel.
Prior to Pagemill, Matt was a Vice President at SVB Alliant, where he provided a variety of advisory services (sell-side, buy-side, divestiture, private capital, strategic positioning and recapitalization) to technology clients worldwide. He was also responsible for managing the firm’s activities in consumer and wireless markets.
Previously, Matt worked in the technology investment banking practice of SoundView Technology Group, where he was responsible for the execution of public and private equity transactions for leading software, semiconductor, and communications companies.
Matt holds a bachelor's degree in economics from Stanford University and Series 7 and 66 securities licenses. While completing his degree at Stanford, Matt played professional baseball in the Seattle Mariners organization for seven years. In addition, Matt was recently recognized by the M&A Advisor as one of 40 rising stars in the field under the age of 40 (“40 under 40”)