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Phyllis Doherty joined Matrix Partners in 2001 as Administrative Partner. She manages the firm’s financial, legal and administrative activities, and serves as the liaison to Matrix India and Matrix China on administrative issues.

Prior to joining the firm, Phyllis held a variety of financial roles at five venture backed technology startups, where she also gained experience in the IPO and acquisition processes.

Most recently she held CFO positions at edocs and WebSpective Software. Prior to that she was with SolidWorks, Atria Software, and Epoch Systems. Both Atria and Epoch were successful Matrix Partners-backed companies. Before entering the start-up environment, Phyllis spent eight years at Prime Computer. She started her career as an auditor with Deloitte and Touche.

Phyllis Doherty

Administrative Partner, Boston
pdoherty at matrixpartners dot com
Assistant: Anne Goodwin
agoodwin at matrixpartners dot com


edocs: CFO

WebSpective Software: CFO

SolidWorks Corp.: Treasurer

Atria Software: Controller

Epoch Systems: Director of Planning & Analysis

Prime Computer: various financial roles

Deloitte & Touche: Auditor


Emmanuel College, BA, Mathematics

Northeastern University, MS, Accounting