Select Page

Matthew “Matt” A. Doheny holds an extensive curriculum vitae as an entrepreneur, finance expert and political pundit which features past and current successes in the industries of the investment fund, distressed asset and financial management.

Matt Doheny financed his own way through college and successfully received his Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from Allegheny College in 1992 and his Law Degree in Business/Contract Law from Cornell University Law School in 1995.

With political aspirations, Matt was a candidate in New York State’s Justice of the Supreme Court in District 2 in 2014, District 23 in 2010, and District 21 in both 2012 and 2014. Matt Doheny has also been a candidate in the 21st Congressional District of New York State.

After starting out as an up-and-coming lawyer and garnering a working education as an attorney in Syracuse, New York, Matt secured a position in management within his next professional occupation, and his assiduousness has seen him rise through the ranks to become a well-respected entrepreneur ever since. With his stalwart efforts in financial ventures, Mr. Doheny has sat on the boards of multiple high level corporations as well as founding his own business endeavors. Matt Doheny has served as the Managing Director of Distressed Assets Group at Deutsche Bank Securities Inc. from 2000 to 2008, the Portfolio Manager of Fintech Advisory, Inc. from 2008 to 2010, President of North Country Capital LLc, and Director of YRC Worldwide Inc. in 2011 to name just a few.

Aside from his acuity in the business and political forums, Matt regards philanthropy and community involvement as pivotal to giving back what he’s achieved. As a dedicated proponent of “paying it forward’, Matt Doheny is diligent in donating his time, experience, knowledge and expertise to aspiring minds. Mr. Doheny has taught finance and business at Columbia University, Clarkson University and Jefferson Community College and is a known patron of scholarships for college hopefuls. Matt is a member of the Flower Memorial Library Board of Directors and supports the Italian-American Civic Association as well as numerous nonprofit agencies, local hospitals.

Presently, Matt Doheny serves on the board of Kodak Co. and Yellow Truck. He also functions as a Director of Affinity Gaming, and has done so since 2013. He is the proprietor of two of the “Thousand Islands” — an archipelago that sits between the Canadian – U.S. Border — and currently lives in Watertown with his family.

U.S. Sets Its Distressed Assets Sights on Ireland

  Rather than looking locally to boost its real estate market, Ireland has embraced American buyers to invest in Ireland’s distressed assets. Ireland has already become one of the places to be in terms of FinTech (financial technology), and foreign...
Read More

Why Huge Investors Are Betting on Virtual Reality

Virtual reality may be dropping the virtual part very soon. As more and more media companies are investing in the tech, it is becoming a reality. Cable giants like Comcast and Time Warner have joined the first round as investors for NextVR, a company considered a real...
Read More

Why Technology is Crucial to Today’s Real Estate Market

More than ever before, the power to change your world is in your hands. Just slide the unlock bar of any smartphone and the universe is essentially at your fingertips. As the app economy grows, food delivery and social media are rapidly becoming the least exciting...
Read More

Surge in Construction Owed to Millennials

The original American dream was to own a home, start a family and obtain gratifying work. While most of those elements are still the same, recent years have acted as a catalyst for change, one powered primarily by millennials. Rather than buy a single-family home,...
Read More

Does Tech Foster Or Impair Teambuilding?

The question of whether technology fosters or impairs true team-building is a complex one. Some companies excel at producing models that champion an inclusive all-hands-on-deck sort of space — Google to name one. But, outside the tech and startup industry, how...
Read More