Matt Gilbert is an Executive Director at XMS Capital Partners, a global financial services firm founded on the core belief that clients value committed independent investment banking relationships. XMS focuses on delivering objective, value-added advice and custom tailored solutions to help clients achieve their strategic goals. Matt brings experience in M&A execution, strategic advisory, private capital raises, and public financings. He began his career at Goldman Sachs & Co. in Chicago and joined XMS in 2016 before opening XMS’s Boston, Massachusetts office in 2018. Matt is responsible for coverage of the medical device and life science tools / diagnostics sectors. He has completed M&A and financing transactions for a range of clients that include large cap companies such as Philips and Exact Sciences, small cap companies such as BioLife Solutions, and a variety of innovative earlier-stage companies pursuing strategic transactions as well as public and private capital raises. Matt is a graduate of the University of Notre Dame with a degree in Finance.