Mathew leads Stonehill Strategic Capital’s (“SSC”) efforts in sourcing and structuring new credit opportunities, while continuing to build and maintain existing relationships with investors and borrowers. Under Mathew’s leadership, SSC has deployed over $500 million in hotel debt and preferred equity investments.
Prior to serving as President of SSC, Mathew was responsible for sourcing, negotiating and financing hotel investment opportunities for Peachtree Hotel Group. He served as a liaison for debt relationships across all types of financial and equity market participants. In this role, he sourced, arranged and placed over $600 million in deals.
Mathew began his career with Greystone Financial in their CMBS Group consulting with B-Piece Investors to securitize their multi-billion dollar portfolios. He later went on to join Specialty Finance Group (“SFG”) where he enhanced his knowledge of the hospitality industry by underwriting complex hospitality construction and takeout loans ranging in size from $5 to $75 million. At the end of his tenure with SFG, Mathew asset managed a $1.8 billion portfolio.
Mathew earned his business administration degree in real estate finance from the University of Georgia.