Matthew Carroll Atlanta Braves
Matthew Carroll has been diligently serving as a Wealth Advisor with J.P. Morgan Wealth Management in Philadelphia since December 2018. As a highly accomplished financial advisor, he attributes his ability to help clients reach their goals to his extensive experience in the dynamic world of sports administration. With an impressive background spanning 12 years, Carroll held management positions in Major League Baseball, dedicating seven years to the Atlanta Braves and five years to the St. Louis Cardinals. His involvement encompassed various crucial aspects of the business, including player acquisition, roster building, scouting, and relationship management.
Throughout his tenure in professional sports, Carroll demonstrated his remarkable talent for establishing and nurturing connections that endure and produce fruitful outcomes. He also honed his skills in business development, project management, and financial decision-making. Carroll's meticulous attention to detail and outstanding communication abilities have proven instrumental in his work with diverse groups of investors at all levels. He takes the time to understand the unique goals of each client, allowing him to develop customized plans that effectively meet their targets.
In his current capacity, Carroll works closely with high-net-worth clients, collaborating with them to develop investment and wealth planning strategies. Leveraging his comprehensive understanding of professional athletes and their families, Carroll expertly guides his athlete clients through every step of their wealth-building journey, commencing from the recruitment phase. Beyond the field, he provides personalized concierge services to his clients, facilitating advantageous partnerships with agencies, coaches, and training facilities. Carroll consistently monitors clients' long and short-term investments, ensuring they remain aligned with their personalized financial plans.
While Carroll's background may diverge from the conventional path of financial advisors, his interactions with elite-level professional athletes seamlessly translate into his work with executives in other industries. He comprehends the sense of urgency experienced by athletes when their careers can be prematurely impacted by injuries. Similarly, executives at the pinnacle of their earning potential may face similar pressures due to the ever-changing dynamics of the stock market and corporate boards. Balancing assets and liabilities, preparing for retirement, and facilitating wealth transfer to the next generation are just a few of the critical goals that Carroll effectively helps clients achieve.