Matthew D. Bass is a Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of AllianceBernstein’s Alternatives business, responsible for strategy, acquisitions, new product development and fundraising initiatives. Prior to joining AllianceBernstein in 2010, he was a program director at the US Department of the Treasury, where he was responsible for the design and implementation of various real estate and real estate capital-markets programs pursuant to the Troubled Asset Relief Program.
Prior to joining the Treasury in 2009, Bass 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. He began his career in the Financial Institutions Investment Banking Group at UBS, where he was responsible for executing merger and acquisition advisory and capital-raising transactions for banks, asset managers and specialty finance companies. Bass holds a BS in finance from Lehigh University. Location: New York City