Matthew Roszak General Information
Mr. Matthew Roszak is a Co-Founder and serves as Chairman at Bloq. He is also a Co-Founder of Titan. Mr. Roszak co-founded and served as Vice Chairman and President of SilkRoad Equity, a global private investment firm. He is also a Founder of Tally Capital. He also serves as Board Member at Enter. He has spent over 18 years in private equity and venture capital and invested in excess of $1 billion of capital in a broad range of industries, with experience in executing a broad scope of transactions including mergers, acquisitions and divestitures; corporate and transactional financing, including private equity, venture capital, mezzanine, and conventional financings; public offerings, private placements, and financial restructurings. He is a co-founder of SilkRoad technology, a leading cloud-based human capital management software company, and served as its CFO for its first five years of operation. He successfully raised over $135 million of equity for SilkRoad technology from prominent venture capital investors, including Intel Capital, Foundation Capital, and Azure Capital, amongst others. He also led the acquisition of and founding investment in InterAct911, a leading provider of public safety software solutions for state, local and federal governments worldwide. InterAct911 has raised over $115 million of equity to fund its growth from leading venture capital investors including Foundation Capital, Bay Partners, and Shea Ventures. He also serves as co-founder, vice chairman and president of SilkRoad Realty Capital, a real estate investment and management company. Previously, he was a principal with Advent International in London. Advent International is one of the world's largest and most successful private equity firms with over $20 billion of capital under management. Before joining Advent International, he spent five years with Keystone Capital Partners, a Chicago-based private equity firm. Prior to its sale to DirectTV (Nasdaq: DTV), He served on the board of directors of 180 Connect (TSX: CNCT) for five years and was chairman of the audit and compensation committees and a member of the corporate governance committee. He is a member of the National Venture Capital Association and the Urban Land Institute. He is a beneficial owner and director of various companies, including InterAct911, MissionMode, Onramp Branding, Pendulab, SilkRoad technology, SilkRoad Realty Capital, SolidSpace and TrueLook. He serves as an Advisor at Smart Valor.