The leadership of DFS Partners brings to bear many decades of business experience across different economic cycles, along with a significant network of professionals in a variety of functions and industries that in combination can help small businesses and entrepreneurs improve their own businesses in a variety of ways.
Matthew D'Alto is the Founding Principal of DFS Partners LLC. He has over 25 years of business analytics, content marketing, and financial communications experience.
During his Wall Street career, Matt conducted deep business analysis and due diligence on thousands of small- and mid-sized companies through regular one-on-one and group meetings with senior management teams and boards of directors of public and private companies across a variety of industries. Such diligence work included overall business analytics and competitive dynamic assessments, as well as financial statement and valuation analyses, that over many years have resulted in the profitable deployment of multi-billion-dollar client funds by private asset management companies.
Over the decades, companies have engaged Matt's experience in a variety of ways. For example, senior management and investor relations teams have used Matt for a variety regular consultations, analyses, and recommendations to help form or change various aspects of their business, marketing, investor communications, and/or capital allocation strategies at various stages of their business development or over economic cycles.
Companies have also tapped into Matt for his significant marketing communications experience, offering small businesses a one-stop shop for many of their outsourced content marketing solutions, including financial and investor writing, editing, website and social media content, and his 5-star rated commercial real estate and product photography.
Matt holds an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business and a BA from Fairfield University. Matt's LinkedIn network is now over 800 members strong, with significant connections to a wide range of Wall Street and C-suite corporate executives. In addition to his many years of financial statement analysis and modeling on Wall Street, Matt is also a Quickbooks Online Certified ProAdvisor and is well-versed in interpreting, reviewing, and creating company financial statements, truly from the ground-up. Built from scratch, Matt has also created a tremendous 5-star rated reputation in Connecticut as professional photographer of commercial real estate and products. He is also a Certified Wix Webmaster, helping small businesses create and improve their websites and other marketing content.