Matt Busick, CFP®

Founder and Managing Partner

Matt has a strong reputation for his experience and skills as a financial planner, an investment advisor, and an investment fund manager. In addition to leading the day-to-day operations of RGWC, Matt serves as the managing member of River Glen Private Capital Investors LLC, a pooled investment vehicle that makes venture debt and equity investments on behalf of the LLC’s members in various start-up and entrepreneurial ventures.

Before founding RGWC in 2008, for nearly fifteen years Matt served clients as a registered representative with various securities firms including American Express Financial Advisors, Inc. While with American Express, Matt was awarded, for 10 consecutive years (1995-2005), the President’s Recognition for Quality Advice, the firm’s highest distinction for financial planning quality.

Matt earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Human Development and Social Policy from Northwestern University, and a MBA in Finance from the University of Iowa. He serves as a director on the boards of New Tech Ceramics Inc., The Rotary Club of Des Moines, and Saint John’s Lutheran Church.

Outside work, Matt volunteers as a member of the Rotary Youth Exchange Committee for The Rotary Club of Des Moines, and contributes in a variety of ways to St. John’s Lutheran Church. Matt and his wife Betsy, who both grew up in northeastern Iowa, have two children and live in Des Moines.

Meet the Rest of the Team

Randy Von Fumetti

Partner and Financial Planner

Lauren Kaniuk

Director of Marketing

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