Before joining the team of Phoenix Partners Group, Matt Hamilton served as an equity derivatives broker with Tullett Liberty Securities, also of New York City. He came to this position following a successful tenure with nearby Burlington Capital Markets, which he began following receipt of his bachelor of arts in economics and English literature from the University of Virginia (UVA). Matt Hamilton continues to enjoy literature as an avid reader and writer in his free time. Also a patron of live performances, he has attended events at a variety of New York venues. A world traveler as well, he has visited all six populated continents.