Matt joined Leon Capital Group in 2016 as a Development Associate focusing on retail developments throughout Texas. In his role, he is responsible for all aspects of the development process including financing, due diligence, and the closing process. Prior to joining LCG, Matt spent the previous 2 years at The Seligman Group, a family real estate office, in San Francisco. There, he led acquisitions and asset management for a $1 billion diversified portfolio with assets on the West Coast and in Hawaii. Additionally, Matt handled leasing for the company’s San Francisco and Orange County office portfolios as well as led the company’s $300 million portfolio refinancing in 2015. Altogether, Matt was involved in $500 million of capital transactions. He holds an undergraduate degree from Arizona State University and an M.B.A in Real Estate Finance from The University of Houston.