Matt Graham, based in Salt Lake City, is the vice president of consulting operations for Leavitt Partners Strategy. In this capacity, Matt is primarily responsible for implementing LPS’s vision and strategy, with a particular emphasis on the development, and adoption of, business systems and processes. These systems include: customer relationship management, marketing, knowledge management, project management, staff utilization and executive reporting. Matt also supervises, mentors and trains director-level staff responsible for managing personnel and executing client work.
Prior to joining Leavitt Partners, Matt served as vice president of business development for Gaiacor Management, a privately-held international agricultural management company. In this capacity, he identified, developed, and presented new business opportunities to management, investors, and foreign government officials. Before Gaiacor Management, he was chief financial officer for Sweetwater International, and was responsible for all financial aspects of the establishment and operation of a $34 million farming operation overseas. Prior to Sweetwater, Graham served as a regional manager for the Microfinance Information eXchange (MIX), the global clearinghouse for microfinance data, analytics, and performance information.
Matt earned his master’s degree in international relations from Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies, and his bachelor’s in Spanish from the University of Utah.