Matt Higgins

CNBC Make It

Matt Higgins is the chairman of Omnichannel Acquisition Corp. and the co-founder and CEO of RSE Ventures. He has invested in over 100 direct to consumer brands that are disrupting the arenas of sports and entertainment, food, marketing and technology. Matt is also a lecturer and Executive Fellow at Harvard Business School. In 2019, he was awarded the Ellis Island Medal of Honor, presented to those who have shown an outstanding commitment to serving our nation either professionally, culturally or civically. He is passionate about human rights and serves on the board of Autism Speaks, advocating for scientific research and greater acceptance of neurodiversity.