Co-Founder and Partner
Matt brings to Mount Elbert experience in acquiring and developing institutional real estate and fiber assets exceeding $5.0 billion in investment at stabilization, with material focus in the areas of land acquisition, planning, entitlement, and horizontal and vertical construction in the data center sector.
Prior to co-founding Mount Elbert, Matt served in roles of increasing responsibility at CoreSite Realty Corporation, including as VP of Acquisitions and Development, where he led CoreSite's acquisitions over a ten-year period and was responsible for putting in place the asset platform that supported the company’s industry-leading growth from an equity market capitalization of $730 million at its Q3-2010 IPO to $4.4 billion in Q1-2017. While at CoreSite, Matt also served as General Manager of CoreSite’s Central Region, managing investment strategy and operational execution for the company’s data center assets valued at approximately $500 million across multiple markets. Prior thereto, Matt led CoreSite’s underwriting and diligence functions and was a senior analyst on the Company’s FP&A team.
Matt earned a B.S. in Finance from Iowa State University’s Ivy College of Business, with honors.
EdgeCore Internet Real Estate
An investment vehicle developing, acquiring, and operating wholesale data centers and related infrastructure, initially capitalized with over $900 million of equity commitments, including $382 million committed from Mount Elbert Capital Partners Fund 1.