Matt Bennitt Portrait
Matt Bennitt

Matt has over 20 years of experience in the investment management industry. Prior to co-founding Lyell, Matt was a Portfolio Manager, shareholder and member of the Investment Committee at Atherton Lane Advisers. Previous to Atherton Lane, Matt was an Analyst in JP Morgan’s Private Client Group and Senior Equity Research Analyst at two equity hedge funds.

He holds a BA in Philosophy, Politics and Economics from Claremont McKenna College, where he was on the varsity tennis team.

Matt is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Charterholder and a member of the CFA Society of San Francisco.

Matt and his wife, Eliza, live in Menlo Park raising three young children. Matt is frequently spotted on the youth soccer, basketball or baseball sidelines coaching or offering encouragement.