Matthew D. Bass

Global Head—Alternatives and Multi-Asset Business Development
Matthew Bass is a Senior Vice President and Global Head of Alternatives and Multi-Asset Business Development, responsible for the development and expansion of AB’s Alternatives and Multi-Asset businesses in institutional, retail and private client channels globally. Previously, he was chief operating officer of AB’s Alternatives business, responsible for business strategy, sourcing new investment teams, product development and fundraising initiatives. Prior to joining the firm in 2010, Bass was a program director at the US Department of the Treasury, responsible for the design and implementation of various real estate and real estate capital-markets programs pursuant to the Troubled Asset Relief Program. Before that, he was a vice president at The Blackstone Group’s GSO Capital Partners unit, where he was involved in analyzing, evaluating and executing private debt and equity investments. Bass began his career in the Financial Institutions Investment Banking Group at UBS, where he was responsible for executing M&A and capital-raising transactions for banks, asset managers and specialty finance companies. He holds a BS in finance from Lehigh University. Location: New York