Matthew Sullivan, Founder, Chief Executive Officer

Matthew is the co-founder of the $50m Secured Real Estate Income Strategies Fund, and president and founder of Crowdventure, LLC, a real estate crowdfunding company. Matthew is a serial entrepreneur, author and host of the Hooked On Startups podcast.

He worked with Richard Branson’s Corporate Finance Team in the Virgin Group and was a director and trustee of Virgin’s London Air Ambulance. Matthew went to Westminster School in London, UK and studied Law at Birmingham University before pursuing a career in finance and stockbroking, specializing in the South East Asian markets.

In 1997 he founded Europe’s first internet billing application service provider. Since then he has founded and led companies in the United Kingdom, India, Australia and the United States in the finance, telecommunications, technology, crowdfunding and real estate investment sectors.