Our People

Matt Walter

Matt Walter is the Founder and Managing Partner of Talisman Capital Partners.  Matt also founded and served as CEO of Bound Tree Medical, the largest U.S. supplier of emergency medical services (EMS) products from 2000 to 2008.  In 2008, Matt led the formation of Sarnova, Inc. through the merger of Bound Tree Medical and Tri-Anim, the largest specialty distributor of respiratory products in the U.S.  Today Sarnova has revenues of approximately $600 million and 750 associates.  Matt is the Executive Chairman of Sarnova.

Matt also serves on the boards of Advocate and Ohio Indemnity and manages the Talisman investments alongside Lifestyle Communities.  Matt is involved in a number of civic initiatives, and currently serves on the boards of the Columbus Foundation and Ohio Health.

Matt received his MBA from The Wharton School and a BA from Williams College.