Our Firm

Matthews Lane Capital Partners makes public and private investments at all layers of the capital structure where we and our partners have substantial operating expertise and an ability to create value.  We are most interested in more complex, off-market situations.


We have the ability to participate in investments including:

  • Secured Debt

  • Mezzanine Debt

  • Preferred Equity

  • Common Equity

  • Warrants


We have significant operating and board-level experience in a number of sectors:

  • Real Estate, Gaming, Lodging and Leisure

  • Consumer-Oriented Technology

  • Financial Services / Financial Institutions

  • Healthcare

  • Food Service

  • Education

Daniel B. Silvers
Managing Member


Daniel Silvers is the Founder, Managing Member and Chief Investment Officer of Matthews Lane Capital Partners LLC.  He serves as Executive Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer of Inspired Entertainment, Inc., where he is in the Office of the Executive Chairman.  He also currently serves on the board of directors of Avid Technology, Inc.  He previously served as Chief Executive Officer and a Director of Leisure Acquisition Corp.  He has previously served on the boards of directors of International Game Technology, Universal Health Services, Inc., bwin.party digital entertainment plc, Forestar Group, Inc., PICO Holdings, Inc., Ashford Hospitality Prime, Inc. and India Hospitality Corp., as well as serving as President of Western Liberty Bancorp, an acquisition-oriented company which bought and recapitalized Service1st Bank of Nevada, a community bank in Las Vegas, NV.


In 2015, Mr. Silvers was featured in the National Association of Corporate Directors' "A New Generation of Board Leadership: Directors Under Age 40" list of emerging corporate directors.  Mr. Silvers is an active member of YPO.


Mr. Silvers holds a B.S. in Economics and an M.B.A. in Finance from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.