Matthew graduated in 2006 with a degree in Computer Science from Boston University. He is the cofounder of the Yellow Bird Project, a retail organization centered around products designed by musicians and many of its retail goods are now associated with charitable endeavours. Yellow Bird in its infant stage was largely about musician designed tshirts, the organization has since developed to include 4 books released by the publisher Chronicle Books, a feature length documentary film with a full theatrical release set for 2016, and a full length cover album released by Madic Records.
Aside from YBP, Matthew developed an inventory management system for J Hamelin industries . The solution was deployed to all warehouses and helped the company achieve Six Sigma certification. Matthew concurrently runs the investment side of the family office. He also serves on the board of directors of Conservation Manitou, an environmental charity based in Quebec.