Matthew Cusack

Co-Founder, Plug Power & IgniteU NY | Mentor | Angel Investor

Matthew Cusack | UNY50 Leadersip

Matthew Cusack is a Co-Founder and Former Senior Program Manager at Plug Power, Co-Founder of IgniteU NY, and former Program Director, Entrepreneur-In-Residence, and Professor at RPI building.

Matthew is passionate about building, improving and leading teams to deliver new products and services. His experience and expertise is in building investment grade opportunities, valuing and financing new ventures, customer discovery, lean startup, disciplined entrepreneurship, new product introduction, and new venture strategy.

Matthew has helped launch or invested in at least one cash flow positive company every quarter for 12 straight quarters. Matthew previously lead an entrepreneurship center, ran an accelerator, and taught innovation and entrepreneurship to the next generation of innovators and business leaders.