18 Years of industry experience
5 Years with Neuberger Berman
Matthew Bird is a Managing Director of Neuberger Berman and a member of the Private Credit investment team. He is a member of the Private Debt Investment Committee. Prior to joining Neuberger Berman, Mr. Bird was a Vice President at GarMark Partners, one of the longest tenured managers of private junior capital in North America, where he was responsible for sourcing, executing and monitoring middle-market debt and structured equity investments across multiple industries. Mr. Bird served as a board member or observer at several portfolio companies. Prior to joining GarMark, Mr. Bird was an Asset Manager at Seavest Inc., an investment management firm focused on healthcare real estate and private equity investing. Prior to Seavest, Mr. Bird was an investment professional at FG II Ventures, a private venture firm, and at European Capital Ventures plc, a London-based venture capital fund. Mr. Bird received an MBA with Honors from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and a BA, cum laude, in History and French from the University of Warwick.