Full Name
Matt Jewell
Job Title
Managing Partner
Jewell Advisory Group
Speaker Bio
Matt Jewell is a transportation and logistics leader with a proven track record of value creation through precision execution of organic and inorganic strategic initiatives, Matt and his teams have identified and captured the most profitable opportunities to enhance Forward Air’s position as a market leader in Expedited LTL, Intermodal Drayage, and Final Mile services. Matt has built a positive organizational culture, developing effective teams to help Forward Air’s businesses to expand and create shareholder value. Most recently, as Chief Commercial Officer of Forward Air Corporation, Matt led all aspects of Sales, Marketing, and M&A for this $1.4B industry leader. In aggregate, Matt and his teams have closed 19 acquisitions, including 9 deals in the past 5 years as part of Forward Air’s Intermodal roll-up strategy, creating a $225M+ new business segment. Additionally, Matt and his team recently closed 2 highly strategic acquisitions, increasing Forward Air’s Final Mile service annual revenues from $35M to $200M+ run-rate in less than a year.
Matt Jewell