Matt Laffey has joined High Street Capital’s investment team. Prior to joining High Street, Laffey spent three decades working on middle-market deals in various roles that include an operating executive, chief financial officer, lender and investment banker.
We are pleased to announce the expansion of our investing team with the addition of Matt Laffey.
He has direct experience in manufacturing, distribution, and food & agriculture, making him a great fit for High Street Capital’s focus on classic industries such as niche manufacturing, outsourced business services and value-added distribution, where value often hides in mundane places.
Matt has spent three decades working on middle market transactions. “He has been an operating executive, CFO, Chief Restructuring Officer, lender, and investment banker – giving him a 360-degree view of successful transactions and an acute sense of how to find the common ground between parties. We are delighted to have him on our team for those reasons, and especially because of his outstanding reputation in our markets”, commented Joe Katcha, Founder and Partner.
Matt is active in the Association for Corporate Growth where he held the position of chapter president for Florida, the Turnaround Management Association, and the Financial Executives Networking Group in the Southeast. Matt is well-known in the markets for his integrity, honesty, and energetic approach to fixing businesses and driving value. Matt is married, has a daughter and lives in Jacksonville, FL. He loves the mountains and is an avid hiker.
We are also seeking new platform investment opportunities in the areas of outsourced business services, niche manufacturing and value-added distribution.
Please contact us for businesses with revenues between $10 million and $100 million where our capital, experience and ideas could drive future growth.