Matthew E. Candy

Matthew E. Candy – Managing Director


  • Expertise in growth strategies and M&A identification, negotiation and closing, financial and operational due diligence, organizational restructuring for go-to-market effectiveness and the full spectrum of merger, acquisition and divestiture strategy and execution
  • Worked closely with Corporate Executives, Directors and Private Equity leadership in more than 50 businesses operating in the U.S. Defense, Intelligence and Federal Civilian markets
  • Directly led or supported over 40 successful transactions totaling over $10 billion in revenue
  • Led the successful post-merger integration, process and cost structure optimization, and associated change/culture management on more than 12 different transactions
  • Corporate Strategy & Development leadership roles at General Dynamics and ManTech Intl.
  • Senior Advisor to the Avascent Group and Pier Six Capital
  • Finalist for the Association for Corporate Growth’s Dealmaker of the Year award 2011


  • BS – Rochester Institute of Technology
  • MBA – F.W. Olin Graduate School at Babson College