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Matthew Isakson | Partner

Matthew Isakson, Partner

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Spear Tower
One Market Street
Suite 3600
San Francisco, CA 94105
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  • B.B.A. Finance, University of Iowa


  • Certified Executive Compensation Professional (C.E.C.P.)

Matthew has over 15 years of experience advising compensation committees and senior management on a broad range of executive compensation matters. Matthew helps oversee our services on the west coast.

He works with a full range of companies from pre-IPO to Fortune 100, across all industries. His expertise includes the full spectrum of executive and corporate governance issues companies face today, including: compensation strategies, annual and long-term incentive design, executive and director compensation benchmarking, severance and change-in-control benefits, proxy disclosure, proxy advisor perspectives, goal setting, Committee meeting process and managing successful Say on Pay vote outcomes.

Matthew is a frequent speaker at executive compensation events (e.g., Corporate Board Member, Equilar, NACD). He is also on the Advisory Boards for NACD's Northwest Chapter and the Silicon Valley Directors’ Exchange (SVDX).