Head of Tax Credit / Social Investments
Matthew Sheedy is a Director in MetLife's Private Securities Unit. He is responsible for tax credit investments and the social investment program. The tax credit portfolio is primarily federal Low Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) motivated equity investments. The cumulative commitment to tax credit investments exceeds $3 billion. MetLife's Social Investment Program was established in 1984 to make corporate social responsibility investments that do not meet the customary investment criteria. He serves on the Board of Governors of the Affordable Housing Investors Council, a non-profit organization whose members invest in LIHTC.
Prior to joining MetLife in 2006, Sheedy originated and managed investments for a bank, another insurance company, and an equity fund manager focused on LIHTC investments. He received his BA from Binghamton University and his MPA from New York University.