Matthew Grande

25 Oct, 2018

Matthew is a Jersey-born (Moorestown), Philly-schooled (St Joe's Prep and Villanova University), and World-grown (PHL-BOS-NYC-SGP-DEU) strategist, operator, and advisor with 12+ years experience supporting the world’s most successful and sophisticated financial services firms to deliver key business analysis, strategic direction, and transformation programs. He has spent the last three years accelerating a number of early and growth stage startups across the impact real estate (Shift Capital), consumer goods (Cora), media (MovieQu), education (Acclaim), and food and beverage industries (Philly Bread), and nurturing multiple non-profits in the urban agriculture and restorative justice (Philly Urban Creators), foster youth (The Monkey & The Elephant), and differently-abled communities (Runway of Dreams). I also love working with community organizations and coworking spaces to help strengthen the community and make meaningful connections between complementary partners. Places where I spend time include: Pipeline Workspaces, NextFab, CityCoHo, Impact Hub, and ic3401. Community orgs that I work with include: UP Global, Startup Weekend, Philly Startup Leaders, and Convening The Conveners. I am always looking to meet new, bold, and charismatic characters who are launching and growing their businesses with a mission to change the world for the better. If you are one of those people, or know one of those people, please do not hesitate to reach out or make the introduction. ----- Management and Delivery Skills Business Strategy & Analysis | Operating Model Definition | Project Planning & Management | Project Triage | Training Definition & Delivery | Coaching & Mentoring Startup and Growth Skills Business Planning | Business Model Generation | Business Development | Proposal & Pitch Development | Sales & Marketing | Operations