Matt Granato

Philadelphia, PA

Matt Granato joined Touchdown Ventures in 2019. Prior to Touchdown, he developed his interest in start-ups while working on the Growth & Operations Teams at Via, a leading transportation technology company with a ridesharing business in the U.S. & Europe. Matt graduated from Vanderbilt University with a B.S. in Human & Organizational Development and minors in Financial Economics & Corporate Strategy.

Matt currently focuses on investments in media and consumer technology. In his previous role at Via, Matt gained experience solving complex business problems for a growing start-up. He particularly focused on strategizing, executing, and analyzing growth campaigns within the New York City market, as well as assessing the economic impact of operational decision-making.

Hailing from Pittsburgh, Matt has been a lifelong Steelers and Penguins fan. In addition to his love for sports, he enjoys travel, searching for new restaurants, art, and 90’s movies.

Favorite Team

Pittsburgh Steelers

Favorite Athlete

Jerome Bettis

Favorite 90s movies

L.A. Confidential, Office Space, Heat, Pulp Fiction