Matt Bennett, Managing Director, joined New Mountain in 2016 and has worked as an executive in NMC companies continuously since 2007. He has served as a member of the Boards of Directors of CIOX Health, Gelest, Cytel, Ontario Systems, Alteon, Sparta Systems, W2O, and Bellerophon Therapeutics, and works closely with additional NMC companies.
Matt was previously CEO of CIOX Health. Before that, he was Executive Vice President, Global Medical Operations for Ikaria, Inc., where he served in additional executive roles, including Chief Financial Officer, head of Corporate Development, and Chief Legal Officer. Prior to joining Ikaria, Matt was Executive Vice President, Chief Business Officer and Chief Administrative Officer of VIASYS Healthcare, Inc. (NYSE: VAS), where he was responsible for the company’s growth strategy and mergers and acquisitions. Before VIASYS, Matt was an advisor on mergers and acquisitions, initial public offerings, and commercial transactions in the health care field at Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP, and a health care litigator at Stradley, Ronon, Stevens & Young.
He holds an AB in Political Science from Princeton University and a JD from Villanova University School of Law.