Managing Director for Firm Administration and Strategy, Parella Weinburg Partners
Matthew A. Scogin serves as a Managing Director for strategy and firm administration at Perella Weinberg Partners. He worked previously as Senior Vice President and Chief of Staff at the NYSE from 2009 to 2014 where he oversaw the offices of Global Affairs and Government Relations, Corporate Responsibility and the Office of the Chief Executive Officer. From 2008 to 2009, Mr. Scogin was Vice President and Senior Advisor to the Chief Executive Officer at Wachovia Corporation. Prior to joining the corporate sector, Mr. Scogin spent seven years in government. From 2006 to 2008, he served as a Senior Advisor in the Office of Domestic Finance at the U.S. Department of Treasury, where he provided former Under Secretary Robert K. Steel with counsel on a broad range of economic and financial policy matters, including capital markets and financial institutions, regulatory and fiscal policy issues.
Since beginning his career in government in 2001, Mr. Scogin has held diverse roles in a number of administrations. In 2006, he was a Fiscal Policy Adviser to former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney. From 2002 to 2003, he was the Legislative Director and Campaign Manager for former Michigan State Representative Barbara VanderVeen. He began his career in politics as a White House intern in the Office of Political Affairs in 2001. In 2007, while serving in the U.S. Treasury Department, Mr. Scogin received the U.S. Treasury Department Exceptional Service Award for impactful contributions to the Office of Domestic Finance. In 2005 he served as a Fellow with the Robert Bosch Foundation in Germany. Mr. Scogin received a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and Political Science from Hope College and a Masters in Public Policy from the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University.
In addition to Restore, he serves on the Board of Hope College in Michigan, the Board of the SIFMA Foundation and volunteers as the CFO of Lower Manhattan Community Church. He and his wife have three children and live in New York City.