Matthew founded Karpas Strategies 28 years ago. He is the principal Investment Manager of the firm, and has more than 36 years of industry experience. Since 1994, Matthew has pioneered the Karpas Strategies vision of providing high net worth individuals with a rare kind of personal service that strives to set a new standard in the investment industry. Matthew began his career at J.P. Morgan and Co. working in New York and Tokyo.
Matthew was the prior Board Chair, and continues to serve on the board, of the Connecticut Junior Republic, a state-wide non-profit organization dedicated to helping thousands of young people go on to lead productive and fulfilled lives by providing the care, treatment, and educational services necessary for growth and change. He is a past president of the Oliver Wolcott Library, and a current board member of the Union Savings Bank Foundation.