Matt A’Hearn joined IPI in March 2017 and heads all aspects of the Firm’s activities. Mr. A’Hearn was previously a Managing Director at Moelis & Company. While at Moelis, he was primarily responsible for leading the firm’s global investment banking practice in the communications infrastructure sector, which included coverage of data center, fiber, and tower companies, as well as equity and debt capital providers active in the space. Mr. A’Hearn advised on a wide range of corporate finance transactions at Moelis and grew the Communications Infrastructure practice to be a leading global advisory business in the sector prior to his departure.
Prior to joining Moelis in 2009, Mr. A’Hearn was a Principal in the investment banking group at Bank of America Merrill Lynch where he advised corporate and private equity clients in the telecom, media, and technology (“TMT”) industries. Prior to joining Bank of America Merrill Lynch in 2005, Mr. A’Hearn worked in the TMT investment banking groups at UBS and Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette.
Mr. A’Hearn earned a BS in Finance and International Business with Distinction from the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University. He currently serves on the Board of Directors of Working in the Schools, a non-profit organization that promotes literacy in the Chicago Public Schools.