Matt McKinlay
Managing Partner, Turnaround & Restructuring

Matt McKinlay is a Director, Partner, and Turnaround & Restructuring Advisor at Amplēo, responsible for the turnaround and restructuring services of the company and the Idaho market. 

Before joining Amplēo in 2017, Matt worked for nearly 20 years as a chief financial officer, chief restructuring officer, turnaround advisor, bankruptcy trustee, and receiver of numerous companies by helping solve difficult financial and operational challenges. He is trained in forensic accounting and has prepared several expert reports and testified at trial as an expert. In addition to helping small and mid-sized businesses through financial crises, Matt also sits on the board of directors for the Turnaround Management Association Rocky Mountain Chapter, Risk Management Association – Idaho Chapter, and Tru-Grocer Federal Credit Union. He is also an active angel investor in Idaho companies.

Fun Facts/Hobbies

  • Golfing
  • Road and mountain biking
  • Playing tennis
  • His favorite food is pizza


  • Graduated with an MBA in finance from the Marriott School at Brigham Young University as a Hawes Scholar
  • Certified Management Accountant (CMA)
  • One of Idaho’s only fully credentialed Certified Turnaround Professionals (CTP)