Matt Harbaugh, Co-Founder & Managing Director, leads Mountain State Capital’s Pittsburgh office and has invested in, managed and advised more than 100 private companies over the past twenty years. Matt previously served as the CEO of a machine learning-based software company that was acquired by Facebook, and was the Chief Investment Officer at Innovation Works, one of the most active seed funds in the United States. In addition to his role with Mountain State Capital, Matt also serves as an advisor on issues related to startups and innovation for West Virginia University and for the National Energy Technology Laboratory. Matt began his career as an investment banker after receiving his J.D. and M.B.A. degrees from the George Washington University and his undergraduate degree from Duke University.