Matthew Bjonerud

Matt currently serves as the CEO & Founder of Cerebro Capital, a venture backed software company supporting corporate lending. He has broad experience across many areas of corporate finance especially across debt and equity transactions. Prior to Cerebro he served at Laureate Education—a multi-billion dollar company with operations across 25 countries— Matt worked as part of the corporate finance team that ushered the company through $3.5 billion of transactions including Laureate’s IPO—the world’s first Public Benefit Corporation IPO. Prior to Laureate, Matt was a Vice President within the PNC Corporate Banking Group responsible for growth and management of large-scale corporate and public finance debt portfolios.

Matt also serves on the board of At Jacobs Well (AJW), a nonprofit that is the only exclusive provider of housing to the mentally ill homeless in Baltimore City. He is a graduate of Georgetown University McDonough School of Business.