Wall Street 50 - 2009

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Matt Gorman/Credit Suisse

Matt W. Gorman is a managing director of Credit Suisse and New York regional office manager of Private Banking USA. He joined Credit Suisse First Boston in 2000 when the firm merged with Donaldson, Lufkin and Jenrette, where he was a producing manager and a recipient of the Super Achiever Award in 1999. Prior to joining DLJ in 1994, he worked for Kidder Peabody in Private Client Services, where he served as the sales manager of the headquarters office. He graduated from Princeton in 1978 with a BA in economics, and spent two years working in public accounting with Price Waterhouse prior to attending the Wharton Business School for his MBA.

Matt is a third-generation Irish American.  His great grandfather, William Gorman, came to the United States in 1855 when he was 18 years old with no money and looked for work, leaving his family behind in County Clare. William settled in the Hartford, CT area. Matt’s maternal ancestors, the Moroneys, came to America in 1842 and settled outside of Cleveland, OH.

Matt has five children and three dogs. He and his wife of 27 years, Lorri, live in Pelham Manor, New York.