Matt Anderson is a Senior Vice President in the Global Public Affairs group. He serves as a media spokesperson for the firm and advises on communications issues.
Before joining Blackstone, Mr. Anderson worked in various capacities in U.S. federal and state government over the last decade. Most recently, he served as Deputy Superintendent for Public Affairs at the New York State Department of Financial Services (NYDFS), where he oversaw communications for NYDFS and was a senior advisor to Superintendent Benjamin M. Lawsky. Prior to that, he served as a spokesperson for the U.S. Department of the Treasury during the Obama Administration, the last three governors of New York, and the New York State Division of the Budget.
Mr. Anderson received his AB with honors from Harvard University.