• Restructuring & Special Situations
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Equity Capital Markets
  • Debt Capital Markets
  • Private Capital Advisory


  • Diversified Industrials
  • Technology, Media & Telecom
  • Healthcare


Matthew Cumbee joined legacy FocalPoint, now B. Riley Securities, in 2019 bringing with him nearly a decade of experience covering investment banking, corporate restructuring, and distressed private equity.

Mr. Cumbee has represented debtors, lenders, and sponsors in a wide array of industries and transactions, including distressed M&A, rescue financings or recapitalizations, amend and extend agreements, and Chapter 11 plans of reorganization and 363 sales.

Prior to FocalPoint, Mr. Cumbee was a Director at SOLIC Capital Advisors (and its predecessor, Navigant Capital Advisors) where he represented companies and their stakeholders across a variety of industries in situations requiring creative and complex capital and operational solutions. Mr. Cumbee graduated from Brown University with a Bachelor of Arts in business economics. He is a FINRA Series 63 and 79 registered representative and holds an AIRA certification as a Certified Insolvency and Restructuring Advisor. Mr. Cumbee received a Bachelor of Arts in business and economics from Brown University.

B. Riley Securities is a leading middle market investment bank that provides a full suite of corporate finance, advisory, sales and trading and equity research. Investment banking services include initial, secondary and follow-on offerings, institutional private placements, merger and acquisition (M&A) advisory, SPACs, corporate restructuring and recapitalization. B. Riley is nationally recognized and highly ranked for its proprietary equity research.