Matt Kerchner

About Matt Kerchner

Matthew Kerchner, CFA serves as the Vice President of Originations for First Capital Trust Deeds.

Matthew started his career in acquisitions for a Los Angeles based multifamily and commercial development group where he was responsible for financial analysis and asset management for privately held portfolio assets valued $5-100MM+. He then formed his own company where he purchased, renovated, and sold single family and multifamily properties with a specific focus in the gentrifying North East Los Angeles submarket.

In 2012, Matthew went on to work for BofI Federal Bank (NASDAQ: BOFI) in the direct commercial bridge lending platform that originated $250 million of loans in its first two years of formation. Later, Matt worked as a Senior Underwriter for a local private debt fund ABP Capital LLC, where he closed over $100MM of transactions within the first 11 months of working with the group.

Matt is a CFA Charterholder and earned his bachelors degree in Economics with minors in Accounting and History from UC San Diego where he played Division I water polo for 4 years. Matt still swims and plays water polo with Sunset Water Polo.


Matthew Kerchner, CFA

Vice President Originations
Cell: 805.279.1335
4340 Von Karman Ave Suite 290
Newport Beach, CA 92660
CalBRE: 02025404
CalBRE Broker – Corporation: 01947341