Matthew Scott Murphy

Managing Director & Chief Investment Officer at Advantage Capital Partners

Matthew Scott Murphy

Matthew Scott Murphy

Managing Director & Chief Investment Officer at Advantage Capital Partners

Overview
Career Highlights

iXL, Inc.
Advantage Capital Partners
Upstate Venture Association of New York, Inc.

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1878

Primary Location

Glens Falls, NY, United States

Number of Boards

10

Birthday

1970 - Columbia, MO, United States

Age

49

Number of Awards

1

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Co-Founder at PayIt LLC

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Co-Founder at PayIt LLC

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Founder at DCG Holdco, Inc.

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Director, President & Chief Executive Officer at Synacor, Inc.

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Chairman at FieldLens, Inc.

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Co-Head at Miller Buckfire & Co. LLC

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Co-Founder at Resonances

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Co-Founder at trueEX Group LLC

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Former Director at NASDAQ Private Market

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Chief Executive Officer at Social Capital Pep Management LLC

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Matthew Scott Murphy
Managing Director & Chief Investment Officer at Advantage Capital Partners
Education
BA Social Studies
Class of 1992

The oldest corporation in the Western Hemisphere is the Harvard Corporation, known formally as the President and Fellows of Harvard College. It is the smaller of Harvard’s two governing boards; the other is the Board of Overseers. Following are the members of the Harvard Corporation.

Memberships
President
Prior

ADVANCING THE NUMBER, SCALE AND QUALITY OF PRIVATE EQUITY INVESTMENTS ACROSS NEW YORK STATE; WORKING WITH ENTREPRENEURS, COMPANIES SEEKING FUNDING, PRIVATE EQUITY FIRMS AND OTHER PROFESSIONALS TO IMPROVE THE NUMBER AND QUALITY OF TRANSACTIONS IN WHICH INVESTMENTS CAN BE MADE.

Career History
Managing Director & Chief Investment Officer
2012 - Current

Advantage Capital focuses on investments in companies that develop or apply innovative technologies or approaches to products, systems and services. They typically invest in the communications, information technology, life science business services, manufacturing and and energy sectors. The firm may consider opportunities in other areas if their investment criteria are met.Advantage Capital invests in companies at all stages of development: early, expansion and later stage,except seed round financings. The firm looks for companies with a highly qualified and entrepreneurial management team, a proprietary technology or unique product or concept, an ability to achieve significant growth quickly through market penetration or market expansion, the ability to produce an exceptional return on invested capital and prospects for investment liquidity within a determinable period of time.Initial investments typically range from $500,000 to $10 million. Larger investments are usually are staged over time based on pre-set milestones or subsequent financing events. Smaller investments may be made depending on the stage of the investment. They prefer to co-invest with other experienced investment firms. The firm provides both growth equity and mezzanine debt capital to companies through various structures. Their investments are typically structured as preferred equity securities and current or deferred pay debt instruments, which are either convertible or issued with warrants.

Founder
Current

Baazee.com, Inc., part of Flipkart Internet Pvt Ltd., is an American company located in Dover, DE. The firm operates an auction Web site. It was founded by Avnish Sarabjit Bajaj.

Founder
1995 - ?
Boards & Committees
Director
Current

Allworx Corp. provides software and digital hardware engineering services. The firm provides a complete portfolio of VoIP systems, IP phones, network switches and advanced software options to help SMBs create solutions. It operates SMBs through a network of independent resellers in the U.S., Canada and Latin America. The company was founded by George E. Daddis, Jr. and Jeffrey R. Szczepanski in 1998 and is headquartered in Rochester, NY.

Director
Current

PayIt LLC engages in the provision of digital government and payment platform. It offers courts and citations, environmental services, health and human services, motor vehicle, parks and wildlife, professional licensing, public safety, taxes, turnpike and tolling, and utilities solutions. The company was founded by John P. Thomson, Michael Plunkett, and Ryan Townsend in 2014 and is headquartered in Clayton, MO.

Director
Current

Soft Sight, Inc. develops and provides embroidery software solutions The company was founded by David A. Goldman in August 1998 and is headquartered in Vestal, NY.

Political Donations
$500
2008

Representative from Louisiana's 2nd Congressional District

Political Donations Received
$500
2010
$500
2010
$1,000
2010
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Awards & Honors
CFA (Chartered Financial Analyst)
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