Partner, M.H. Carnegie & Co.
Matthew completed his high school education at Model Farms High School in Sydney’s Western suburbs. During his senior years of high school, and through his university years, Matthew worked part-time at Target Parramatta for 6 years, initially in the hardware and automotive departments and then ultimately in the cash office.
After successfully completing a Bachelor of Commerce, majoring in Accounting and Finance, at the University of NSW, Matthew joined KPMG. During his years at KPMG Matthew studied to become a Chartered Accountant.
Since leaving KPMG Matthew has worked as a CEO and CFO, and has acquired, grown and sold businesses across a range of industries, both domestically and internationally.
Matthew Beach is now a partner at M.H. Carnegie & Co., a leading private equity and alternative asset manager.
Matthew is passionate about education and the opportunities it provides to both younger and older Australians. Prior to joining the board of Beacon Matthew participated in a number of Beacon programs as a volunteer, including BBQ with the Boys and mock interviews.
Matthew lives in Coogee, NSW, with his wife and two school aged daughters.