Faculty & Staff
Dr. Matthew Sherwood
Fellow in Business and Finance
Tenure at King's: November 2015–present
Ph.D., Business Administration
M.B.A., Finance, General
Dr. Matthew Sherwood is an accomplished investment professional with a strong track record of success. Dr. Sherwood began his asset management career at Morgan Stanley, where he managed investments in the Private Wealth Management business unit. Dr. Sherwood left Morgan Stanley for a full discretion Portfolio Manager position at Access Global Partners, where he was responsible for allocating capital across all asset classes. Dr. Sherwood left Access Global Partners to pursue a Senior Portfolio Manager position at The Schonfeld Group, before obtaining the Senior Investment Manager position at Ivy Strategy, where he led external allocation due diligence, investment research, and asset allocation modeling. Prior to joining MMBB in January 2015, Dr. Sherwood served as the Chief Investment Officer at Wayne Capital Management.
Dr. Sherwood has performed exceptionally well throughout his asset management career. In 2008, a year that saw a 40% drop in the S&P 500 index, Sherwood was up 18% on his assets under management, resulting in a 58% outperformance over the benchmark index. Dr. Sherwood is a sophisticated and seasoned investor, who is skilled at risk management, investment research, and the application of economic theory.
Dr. Sherwood graduated Summa Cum Laude from the Honors Program at Liberty University in an accelerated three years. He went on to obtain his Masters of Business Administration, where he studied Finance and Economics, and graduated with honors. Sherwood has studied business quantitative methods and economic theory on the doctoral level, and obtained his Doctor of Philosophy in Business Administration from Northcentral University.