Matt Purdy

Director, Forest Investments

Matt Purdy serves as the Director of Forest Investments at The Conservation Fund. In this role, Matt leads the marketing and development of investment opportunities for mission-aligned partners to work with the Working Forest Fund®, a unique and proven model for the permanent conservation of U.S. working forests that balances climate, natural and local economic benefits.

Matt brings over a decade of experience from the timberland investment space where he held a variety of roles as a forester, analyst and portfolio manager for large institutional investors. Prior to joining The Conservation Fund, Matt was the Impact and Sustainability Director at Campbell Global, a leading forest investment company. He holds a Master of Business Administration from Oregon State University, a Master of Science in Geography from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and a Bachelor of Arts in Geography from the University of Florida.


Contact:     Office: Portland