Matt Plummer joined the Yield Lab during its founding in 2014. Today, Matt is the fund Principal and responsible for the day to day company operations, investments and driving the strategy of the Yield Lab. Most recently, Matt led an effort to expand the Yield Lab presence into Ireland which begun operations in early 2017.
Matt is from St. Louis and moved to Salt Lake City in 2006. While in Salt Lake City, he graduated from the University of Utah with a degree in Political Science and Economics and was a full-time athlete as a competing member of the U.S. Speedskating Team. While retired from competition, Matt still remains an active part of the U.S. Speedskating organization and serves on its Board of Directors and is Chair of the Athletes’ Advisory Council.
After Matt retired from speedskating, he returned to St. Louis in 2014 where he worked for the start up company, Arvegenix, before joining the Yield Lab.
Matt is currently enrolled in the Washington University in St. Louis MBA program expecting to graduate in 2018.