Matthew Dower

Managing Director

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Mr. Dower is a Managing Director at RobertDouglas and brings over 15 years of experience in the hotel industry. Throughout his career, Matt has created a niche expertise in handling complicated multi-tranche equity and debt transactions, specializing in specific capital sources for hotel assets. He has structured and closed more 100+ transactions representing more than $1 billion of commercial real estate. 


  • Berkadia – Managing Director
  • Walker & Dunlop – Associate


  • University of Richmond, BS
  • Cornell University, School of Hotel Administration, MMH


  • Cornell Hotel Society
  • Cornell University Real Estate
  • Member of Bills Mafia
  • Comic Book Nerd

Prior to joining RobertDouglas, Mr. Dower was a founding member of the National Hotels & Hospitality team at Berkadia, a joint venture of Berkshire Hathaway and Jefferies Financial Group, holding titles of both Managing Director and Director of Operations over his tenure.

A kid from Central NY, Matt now calls the Midwest home.  He resides with his wife and 5 crazy but darling children on Chicago’s North Shore. 

Matthew Dower

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