Matt Bennett, Managing Director, joined New Mountain as a member of the operations team in 2016 and has worked as an executive in NMC companies continuously since 2007. He serves on the Boards of Datavant Group, HealthComp, Ontario Systems, and Real Chemistry and works closely with other NMC companies. He previously served on the Boards of Gelest, Alteon, Sparta Systems, and Cytel.
Mr. Bennett was previously CEO of CIOX Health. Before that, he was Executive Vice President, Global Medical Operations and Chief Legal Officer for Ikaria, Inc., where he served in additional executive roles, including Chief Financial Officer and head of Corporate Development. Prior to joining Ikaria, he was Executive Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer, and Chief Business Officer at VIASYS Healthcare, Inc. (NYSE: VAS), where he was responsible for the company’s growth strategy and mergers and acquisitions. Before VIASYS, he 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.