Matt Cole

Managing Director

SBJ Capital

T: (415) 254-4365


Private EQUITY (FAMILY BUsiness CONsumer Focus) Expert

Background: Matt Cole is a Managing Director and co-founder at SBJ Capital.  He is responsible for business development and management of the firm. Prior to joining SBJ, Matt worked as an independent sponsor and in operating roles including Director of Finance & Corporate Development at Solidus Networks and Senior Manager of Corporate Development at NetApp. He began his career as an investment banker at Deutsche Bank and has completed principal investments, debt and equity financings and acquisitions totaling over $1 billion. 

Matt graduated with a BS in Business Administration from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.  

Company: SBJ Capital is a private equity firm focused on investments in founder and family owned consumer, business services and healthcare services companies. Founded by a team of professionals with over 75 years of experience growing companies as investors, executives, and advisors, SBJ draws on extensive operating experience and domain expertise to support the strategic goals its partner companies. For more information, please visit