Matt has over 20 years of relationship management and leadership experience at category leading investment management organizations. He joined the World Gold Council in April 2017 with responsibility for distribution strategy, client development and management as well as U.S. marketing & communications. Prior to that, Matt was Head of ETF Relationship Management for Deutsche Asset Management, where he led cross-channel ETF distribution and strategy. Starting in 2002, he served as a member of the U.S. Distribution Leadership team at iShares, formally at Barclays Global Investors and then at Blackrock. Matt is based in New York and holds the series 7, 63 and 24 designations.