As Strada Education Network’s Senior Vice President and Managing Director of Corporate Development & Investments, Matthew (Matt) B. Murphy III is responsible for non-profit and social impact organization investing.
Prior to joining Strada, he spent two decades with Mays Chemical Company Inc., leading its finance & investment activities, and previously held senior leadership roles at Huntington National Bank of Indiana and BWI LLC, Inc.
For more than 20 years, Murphy has been a governor’s appointee to boards overseeing the Indiana Health Facility Financing Authority, Indiana State Teachers Retirement Fund, Public Employee Retirement Fund of Indiana, and INvestED. He also serves on boards of the Lynx Capital Corp., Monument Capital Partners, Heron Capital Venture Fund and the Community Investment Fund of Indiana Inc.
Murphy is a recipient of the Coalition of Minority Business Development and Indy Chamber William Henry Entrepreneurial Achievement Award and the Center for Leadership Development Minority Achievement Award in Finance. Indianapolis Business Journal named him to its list of “Forty Under 40” professionals.
He holds a bachelor’s degree in management and administration from the Indiana University Kelley School of Business, where he serves on the advisory board for the Johnson Center for Entrepreneurship & Innovation.