Matthew H. Stone, CFA

Assistant Vice President, Managing Director of Public Markets and Absolute Return

Matthew Stone is the managing director for the public markets and absolute return portfolios, a position he has held since 2009. In his role, he oversees a team responsible for investment decisions in public equities, hedge funds, private debt, fixed income and credit. Matt joined the University of Chicago’s Office of Investments staff as a portfolio manager in 1999 and advanced to assistant vice president and director of absolute return investments in 2001.

From 1995 to 1999, he was vice president of the Portfolio Services Group at Arbor Research & Trading in Barrington, Illinois. He has been a fixed income consultant for BARRA, a futures contract designer for the Chicago Board of Trade, a computer programmer and a money market trader for a $4.5 billion bank.

Matt holds an MBA in finance and marketing from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, a BA in English from the University of Pennsylvania, and a BS in economics from the Wharton School. He is a CFA Charterholder.