Matt Tilleard

Matt Tilleard is Managing Partner and Co-Founder at CrossBoundary, where he leads investment advisory engagements and the investment platform, CrossBoundary Energy.  At CrossBoundary, he has led transaction support and investment climate assessments across a range of frontier markets, with a focus on Africa. He is based in the company’s Nairobi office.

Matt’s experience prior to CrossBoundary includes the design of financing facilities in Afghanistan and Sierra Leone, assisting in standing up an innovation unit within the Executive Office of the UN Secretary General, working as a policy advisor to an Australian indigenous leader and a strategy consultant at The Boston Consulting Group. He has been recognized as an Aspen Ideas Scholar by the Aspen Institute, named a Global Visionary by UBS and selected as a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum. 

Matt holds an MPA from the Harvard Kennedy School and an MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business, where he studied as a Fulbright Scholar. He is originally from Australia and holds a Bachelor of Laws (Honors) and Bachelor of Science from the University of Melbourne.

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