Matthew J. Arden

Matthew J. Arden is a Vice President with SSG Capital Advisors. Matt is responsible for creating valuation models, performing financial analyses in support of capital structure strategy, conducting market and buyer research and preparing transaction memoranda and progress reports. He works closely with SSG senior bankers advising clients on mergers and acquisitions, private placements, financial restructurings and valuation engagements. Prior to joining SSG, he served as a Senior Associate with Graham Partners Operating Company, the operations group of Graham Partners Inc., where he was responsible for portfolio company management, supporting post-acquisition strategic initiatives and divestitures and fund valuations. Matt also worked at PNC Business Credit, performing collateral field examinations with existing and prospective asset-based lending clients.

Matt serves on the NextGen committee for the Philadelphia Chapter of the Turnaround Management Association.

Matt received The M&A Advisor’s 9th Annual Emerging Leaders Award in 2018.


  • Pennsylvania State University, B.S.