Gary J. Matus

Managing Director, RSR Partners


Mr. Gary Matus is a Managing Director and a member of RSR Partners’ Consumer Goods and Services Practice and Financial Services Practice. He is also a senior member of the firm’s Board Practice. Previously, Mr. Matus was a Managing Partner of Egon Zehnder International, heading their Financial Services Practice. Prior to that, he was President, CEO and member of the Board of Iwerks Entertainment. His career began as a National Brands Product Manager with Colgate-Palmolive, before spending seventeen years with Bank of America, where he held a number of management positions including EVP & Chief Marketing Officer. There, Mr. Matus was responsible for all corporate marketing, product management, brand management and the bank’s data management and ATM systems. Prior to that, he was the executive in charge of the bank’s Entertainment and Media Industries Group, where he managed a portfolio of over $6 billion. Mr. Matus serves on the Board of Trustees of Thunderbird School of Global Management, the Board of the Los Angeles YMCA, and is a member of the Board of Governor’s Council on Information Technology. He also serves on the Advisory Board of Lasair Capital.