Global Conference 2010
Managing Partner, Greenheart Capital Partners
Matthew Crakes is Managing Partner and Portfolio Manager of Greenheart Capital Partners. Prior to founding Greenheart Capital Partners, Crakes was a managing director at Shumway Capital Partners (SCP) from 2005 to 2009. During his tenure at SCP, he was head of the Global TMT and EM/Asia teams, responsible for covering significant emerging markets exposure in SCP′s portfolios. He previously served as a managing director in high-yield cable/telecom research at Merrill Lynch from 1999 to 2004. He also worked at Wasserstein Perella as a research associate, covering the wireless industry. He served as a first lieutenant in the U.S. Army, working in military intelligence from 1993 to 1995, and in the Airborne Infantry from 1984 to 1986. Crakes received a B.S. in finance and economics from Indiana University and an M.B.A. from the University of Southern California. He attended graduate school at Fudan University in Shanghai.