Matt Stamp

Background and experience

Matt joined Acuity in 2013 with 15 years of experience in financial services, banking and industry working for Deloitte, Dun & Bradstreet, Commerzbank and PwC. Matt’s focus throughout his career has been in M&A, having held several leadership roles building highly successful corporate finance teams.

Matt has worked across the technology, media, telecoms and financial services sectors throughout his career and is a passionate advocate for the wider sector and its disruptive influence and impact across business models. Matt leads the Software and IoT practices.

Matt’s direct, focused approach and rigorously detailed analysis is greatly valued by clients. He uses his own significant cross-sector experience and current market knowledge to deliver exemplary service and generate exceptional results.

Matt has experienced a number of different cultures during his personal and professional life, across Europe and the United States, including spending time at business school at University of Richmond (Virginia, USA).

Client successes

Matt has led recent transactions across the technology sector with a focus on IoT and Software:

What clients say

“From the outset, Acuity demonstrated their extensive knowledge of the software tech sector and understanding of our business. Matt and his team, provided excellent advice and guidance, remaining fully engaged throughout the competitive process which resulted in several offers from buyers and investors. Their experience and tenacity enabled us to achieve a great outcome for the future of the business as well as the founders and management. Working with Acuity has been a rewarding and pleasurable experience.”

John Massey OBE – Founder, Envitia

“Matt and the Acuity team played a key role in supporting both GCP and the management team throughout this deal. We chose Acuity because of their deep software & fintech sector knowledge, hands-on mentality and value adding insight – and the team have delivered.”

Richard Shaw, Partner, Growth Capital Partners

“We chose Matt and the team from a list of the best mid-market technology advisers in the market based on chemistry, experience and their broad advisory-led approach. Acuity have delivered an outstanding result, coupled with multiple strategic and investment options, against the backdrop of a hugely competitive process. I would recommend Acuity to technology entrepreneurs and investors, particularly in our domains of software and fintech. We found significant value in their candid advice, dedication and deep sector insight focused on delivering a fantastic result.”

John Blackman, CEO, JHC

“It has been great to continue the relationship built with Matt, David and Acuity on our first acquisition as part of AddSecure Group. We continue to benefit from the team’s hands-on support, their strategic and tactical input and their detailed knowledge of and network within the European telematics and FMS market. Having worked with us on the original acquisition plan, we look forward to their support on further acquisitions as we continue to build Europe’s market leading FMS business.”

Magnus Orrebrant, CEO, Vehco

Matt has proven to be a respected and knowledgeable partner in this detailed process and provided experience and support in all parts of the sale journey.”

Andrew Overton, CEO, VeriLocation

We chose Acuity and Matt based on their track record across the IoT sector coupled with their global market access and network.”

Per Anell, Industrifonden, Fältcom investor

“Matt’s understanding of the sector, buyer access and support throughout the process drove the optimal outcome whilst enabling the team to focus on delivering our growth plan.

Sean Ward-Clayton, ETSOS

“Matt lived and breathed the transaction and his knowledge and experience was invaluable.”

Jeremy Crame, Founder and CEO, Hitec

“Matt managed this transaction with a high level of professionalism: your diligence, approach, market knowledge and the firm’s global reach enabled a global view when finding the right partner for Pro Centre.”

Michele Channer, Hasselblad AB

After work

Matt’s life outside of work is predominately taken up chasing after his three children (the three strongest negotiators that he knows). Matt is an avid sports fan – with a focus on more of the watching and less of the doing these days. 

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