Vice President Originations
Newport Beach Office:
4340 Von Karman Ave, Suite 290
Newport Beach, CA 92660
CalDRE Salesperson: 02025404
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 $5–100 million. He then formed his own company where he purchased, renovated, and sold single-family and multifamily properties with a specific focus in the 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 $100 million of transactions within the first 11 months of working with the group.
Matt is a CFA Charterholder and earned his Bachelor’s degree in Economics with minors in Accounting and History from the University of California, San Diego.