Matthew W. Towse

Chief Financial Officer

Matt is our Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer and has served in these positions since July 2013. He has also served as our Chief Accounting Officer since January 2015. Matt has over 25 years of experience in global financial management with both public and private companies across multiple industries. Prior to joining NxStage, he served as Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Vette Corp., a venture-capital backed global design, engineering and manufacturing technology company from 2006 until its acquisition by a strategic buyer in April 2012. From 2003 to 2005, he served as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Fairchild Semiconductor International, Inc. Previously Matt served as Fairchild’s Vice President and Corporate Treasurer from 1997 to 2003, and held various financial positions with National Semiconductor from 1991 to 1997 before becoming part of the team that spun off Fairchild from National. Earlier in his career, Matt was an audit manager with Ernst & Young LLP, an auditing firm, and most recently, he served as an Interim Chief Financial Officer with Tatum, LLC, an executive services firm.

Matt is a Certified Public Accountant and received his BBA from the University of Notre Dame.