Matthew Plooster Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Investments
  • 4

  • Portfolio
  • 2

  • Exits
  • 2


Matthew Plooster General Information


Mr. Matthew Plooster is a Co-Founder and serves as Managing Director at Bridgepoint Investment Banking. He serves as Chairman at KemPharm. Prior to co-founding Bridgepoint with Mr. Claypool, Mr. Plooster co-founded his prior firm's M&A and institutional corporate finance investment banking practice. In addition, Mr. Plooster previously worked in Morgan Stanley's Investment Banking Division in Chicago, and also in the Global Investment Banking Division at Deutsche Bank Securities in both Chicago and New York. Mr. Plooster received his Bachelor of Arts in Economics from the University of Chicago after also attending the University of Nebraska. He is also an alumnus of Columbia Business School in New York. His civic leadership roles include Advisory Board at the Heart Ministry Center in Omaha, NE, and the Foundation Investment Committee at Elkhorn Mt. Michael. He served as Board Member at GCommerce.

Contact Information

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • 1299 Farnam Street
  • Suite 1550
  • Omaha, NE 68102
  • United States
+1 (402) 000-0000

Matthew Plooster Investments (4)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
TrueChoice 01-Oct-2018 Later Stage VC Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000000 00000000
Core Mobile 12-Oct-2014 00000 00000 Enterprise Systems (Healthcare) Generating Revenue 0000000 00000000
Powderhook 30-Apr-2014 Seed Round 00000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 0000000 00000000
BettrLife Angel (individual) 00.000 Information Services (B2C) Out of Business

Matthew Plooster Exits (2)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
BettrLife 01-Apr-2021 Out of Business
Powderhook 23-Apr-2019 000000000000000000

Matthew Plooster Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

Investments by Industry

Investments by Year

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Matthew Plooster Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Matthew Plooster Angel Investor 0 0 Omaha, NE