Matthew Burke is a Managing Partner with Singer Burke, where he is responsible for managing and overseeing all aspects of the firm’s operations, from personnel decisions to strategic planning.
His expertise is in holistic financial planning and management, and he thrives when developing respectful and collaborative relationships with clients who are able to take advantage of Singer Burke’s full platform of integrated services. Matthew also has an uncanny ability to create space for people to reflect, to talk and to stretch their conceptions of what can be achieved. His insightful approach has fostered the growth of Singer Burke’s unique culture, where the definition of “success” has been expanded to include a personal sense of growth and fulfillment for clients and staff alike.
Prior to coming to Singer Burke, Matthew was a partner at a local entertainment-based CPA firm in Beverly Hills; managed the corporate offices of a national real estate syndication firm based in San Mateo, California; and was a member of the small business practice group at the international CPA firm Ernst & Young. Today, he gets excited about helping people make meaningful shifts in their financial lives through the use of creative and customized financial software tools. He’s proud of building a firm that is able to make a real difference in clients’ lives.
Matthew earned a bachelor of science in accounting from the University of California, Berkeley, and has a certificate in financial management for the family office from Pepperdine University. He is a former chair of Alliance for the Arts and former board member of the Men’s Center of Los Angeles.
Matthew lives in Westlake Village with his wife Donna. He has two adult children, Christina and Ryan. His passions outside of work include African drumming, wildlife conservation, humanitarian causes, travel and golf.
- B.S., Accounting, University of California, Berkeley
- Certificate, Financial Management for the Family Office, Pepperdine University
Certificates, Designations and Licenses
- CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™
- Certified Public Accountant
- Series 66 Securities License
Memberships and Affiliations
- American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
- California Society of Certified Public Accountants