Matt Darrah


Mr. Darrah joined Capital Southwest in 2016 to support the firm’s credit-focused investment activities. Mr. Darrah came to Capital Southwest from Rocket Group, a diversified education company, where he was its CFO.  Prior to Rocket, Matt was a Portfolio Manager at Petrus Asset Management Company, the primary investment vehicle for Ross Perot and his family, where he was responsible for managing the firm's levered loan portfolio.  At Petrus, he was responsible for all aspects of the investment process including sourcing, structuring, analyzing and monitoring middle market credits. Prior to Petrus, Mr. Darrah was a Senior Associate at American Capital in its Sponsored Finance Group and held investment banking analyst positions with Challenger Capital and Citigroup.  He earned a Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance from Southern Methodist University. Mr. Darrah lives in Dallas with his wife and young daughter.