Our Senior Management Team

Matthew Gottesdiener

Chief Investment Officer

Matthew directs all aspects of Northland’s investment activity including acquisitions, dispositions and financings, and plays a leading role in setting and monitoring the company’s vision and strategy. He is also responsible for overseeing fund-level risk management and pursuing new business development, including capital formation and strategic partnerships.

Since joining Northland, Matthew has been responsible for the acquisition of 5,300 units, the disposition of 3,330 units, and the financing of over 50 properties, totaling more than $3 billion in capital events.

Matthew is a full member of the Urban Land Institute, where he serves on ULI’s Multi-Family Blue Product Council, and is a Board Member of the National Multifamily Housing Council (NMHC). Matthew also serves as a member of the Board of Directors at Homestart, a not-for-profit that provides a comprehensive system of housing search, support, and stabilization services to the homeless and indigent in the Greater Boston area.

Prior to joining Northland, Matthew worked at Goldman Sachs, where he developed and employed volatility trading strategies for the firm’s high net worth and family office client base.  In his role, he was also responsible for the day-to-day operations of the Corporate Derivatives trading book, executing and hedging over $40 billion in transactions with more than twenty Fortune 100 companies.

Matthew holds a B.A. from Yale University, magna cum laude, where he was elected Phi Beta Kappa.