Meet our WG '18 Wharton PE & VC Fellow

Matt Dabaco
2016 Wharton PE & VC Fellow
WG '18

Join us in welcoming our 2016 Wharton PE & VC Fellow, Matt Dabacco, a 2018 MBA candidate at The Wharton School. 

Matt Dabaco is a first-year MBA Candidate at the Wharton School studying Finance and Strategic Management. At Wharton, Matt is involved in the Private Equity & Venture Capital, Public Speaking, GUIDE, and Chocolate Clubs.

Prior to Wharton, Matt worked as an Associate at Silver Lake Partners in New York. While there, he evaluated potential investments in technology companies across the business life cycle and capital structure. Prior to Silver Lake, Matt worked as an Investment Banking Analyst in the Technology Group at Morgan Stanley. Matt graduated magna cum laude from the University of Notre Dame.


About the Wharton PE/VC Fellowship:

The Wharton Private Equity & Venture Capital Association’s Fellowship is awarded only to the top newly admitted Wharton student/s from the private equity/venture industry each year.  Wharton PE & VC Association is the alumni organization for the roughly 3,000 Wharton and UPENN alumni working in the private equity industry world wide. 

The Wharton PE & VC Fellowship has been established by the Wharton PE & VC Executive Committee to encourage and support leadership among Wharton alumni in the top ranks of private equity firms around the globe.  The Fellow becomes a "charter" member of Wharton PE & VC Association and is eligible to attend member-only programs and dinners held by the club and its leadership and to be mentored by a member of the WPEVC Board member during their time as a Fellow.  The Fellow also receives assistance with his/her summer and permanent job search within the private equity/VC industry from our leadership.  The Fellowship includes a $5,000 grant.