As global director of strategy and campus development, Matt Teachout is responsible for supporting Avenues’ global expansion strategy as well as ensuring the successful planning and launch of new campuses.
Matt joined Avenues as director of development and was promoted to global director of strategy and development in 2017. In this role, Matt serves as a key member of the leadership team responsible for Avenues’ global expansion strategy and campus development efforts.
Prior to joining Avenues, Matt was a vice president at Philadelphia-based private equity firm LLR Partners where he helped lead the firm’s consumer and education investment efforts. Prior to joining LLR, Matt was previously an investment banker at Stifel, Nicolaus & Company, where he focused on raising growth capital for middle market companies.
Matt utilizes his experience in capital markets, mergers and acquisitions and private equity to source and evaluate new campus opportunities for Avenues, including site selection, due diligence and financial analysis and new partnership development.
Matt earned his B.A. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.