Jeff co-founded RTK Family Capital, LLC in 2015 after retiring from Matrix Capital Markets Group, which he co-founded in 1988. Serving as President and Managing Director of Matrix Capital Markets Group for over 25 years, Jeff was involved in a wide range of merger and acquisition transactions including exclusive sales, complex recapitalizations, and numerous management buy-outs. He took personal direction of dozens of middle-market assignments and has participated in close to 100 transactions. His guidance was instrumental in the growth of Matrix throughout its history, creating one of the nation’s leading middle-market investment banking firms. Jeff’s deepest M&A experience includes industries and sectors such as building materials, industrial manufacturing and distribution, and consumer products.
He graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of Richmond, with a B.S. in Business Administration and an MBA. He actively serves on the board of Acoustical Sheetmetal Company (ASC). He is also a past board member and significant shareholder of Richmond Electric Supply Co. (RESCO) and O’Sullivan Films. Jeff serves on the Advisory Boards of Explore God (www.exploregod.com) and the Crossover Healthcare Ministry. He is a current Gold member of the Young Presidents’ Organization (YPO) and former board member of the Virginia Chapter. Jeff is qualified as a FINRA Corporate Securities Representative (Series 62), Uniform Securities Agent (Series 63) and Investment Banking Representative (Series 79).
Jeff is a native of Richmond, VA. He and his wife, Rosel, have two children, Tyler and Kaitlyn. The family attends Hope Church in Richmond. Jeff is an avid tennis player and enjoys hiking, Hapkido, and University of Richmond football and basketball.