Mathew Kraut is the Chief Operating Officer and Managing Director of Hawthorn, PNC Family Wealth®, a business dedicated to serving the needs of individuals and families with investable assets in excess of $20 million. As COO, Mat is charged with the strategic and administrative oversight for Hawthorn business. Working in partnership with senior leadership across the organization to coordinate and execute strategic planning, annual budgeting and other business-wide and client initiatives. Mat works closely with Hawthorn Relationship Strategists, Wealth Strategists, and other advisors to deliver the Hawthorn integrated wealth management experience to a limited number of families and individuals. With national responsibility for the investment business, Mat is responsible for enhancing the consistency of Hawthorn's investment offering as well as ongoing training and all investment compliance matters throughout all of Hawthorn.
As a member of the Hawthorn Investment Policy Committee and the Hawthorn Portfolio Construction Group, he helps determine Hawthorn’s overall investment policy and strategy. Mat also serves as a Senior Investment Advisor and personally manages over $1 Billion in client assets. In this capacity, Mat is responsible for developing and executing customized asset allocation and investment selection strategies for high net worth families and individuals.
Prior to joining Hawthorn, Mat held the position of Senior Vice President with Wachovia’s Trust Company in Philadelphia. He was responsible for the management of approximately $1.2 billion in assets serving the ultra high net worth, charitable and endowment markets.
Mat is a board member of Historic Philadelphia Inc. an organization dedicated to making our nation’s history relevant and real through interpretation, interaction and education in order to strengthen Greater Philadelphia’s role as the destination to experience American history.
Mat earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics and Business from Randolph-Macon College and a Master of Business Administration degree from Temple University.
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