Matthew Hoffman - CEO of Alphascend CapitalAlphascend Capital CEO Matt Hoffman brings over 25 years of experience as a financial advisor, fundraiser, and C-suite executive to our team.

His diverse background includes running a successful financial advisory and insurance practice from 2010 to 2018.

In 2016, Hoffman expanded his expertise into the energy sector, focusing on raising capital for Oil and Gas projects to assist high-net-worth clients with tax management strategies.

His leadership skills were further honed as Vice President of Sales for Clarke Energy Fund Management. Hoffman’s solid educational foundation includes a B.A. in Economics and Finance from Carleton College, which has underpinned his long-standing career in finance and investment.

Broc-Richardson CIOBroc Richardson serves as Alphascend’s CFO/CIO, bringing over two decades of experience in the oil and gas industry, primarily focused on the upstream sector.

His career began at J.P. Morgan’s investment bank in the Natural Resources Group, providing him with a strong foundation in finance.

Richardson’s expertise was further developed as VP of Finance and Corporate Development at Delta Petroleum Corp., a Rockies-focused mid-cap independent. Later, as CFO for Apex Energy, an Apollo Global Management portfolio company in the Marcellus, he oversaw all financial aspects, including accounting, audit, treasury, and hedging functions.

Richardson has demonstrated exceptional financial acumen throughout his career, having played key roles in capital-raising transactions exceeding $5.0 billion and M&A transactions totaling over $7.5 billion.