Matthew Geduldig is an associate in the Corporate Department and member of the Private Investment Funds Group. Working with private investment fund managers, Matthew advises on the various stages of venture capital and private equity fund formations, including capital raising, marketing, drafting, reviewing and negotiating fund documentation (i.e., offering memorandum, limited partnership agreement, side letter, etc.), preparation of responses to limited partner due diligence questionnaires and counseling clients on regulatory and compliance issues with respect to the Securities Act of 1933, the Investment Advisers Act of 1940, the Investment Company Act of 1940, the Securities and Exchange Act of 1934, the Dodd-Frank Act and the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD). Matthew also advises managers on operational issues, including manager-ownership issues. Matthew works with a variety of fund managers, ranging from large, diversified asset managers to emerging managers, and both exempt reporting advisers and registered investment advisers. Matthew also counsels institutional investors on investor-side diligence and negotiations. Matthew is a member of the Firm’s Hiring Committee, is an alum of the Leadership Council on Legal Diversity Pathfinder Program and is co-head of the Firm’s Asian Lawyers Affinity Group.
Before joining Proskauer, Matthew was a Fulbright grantee in Daegu, South Korea. He taught English and earned the U.S. State Department’s Critical Language Enhancement Award for Korean-language study. Matthew earned his J.D. and M.B.A. from Boston College Law School and the Boston College Carroll School of Management.