Matt Saunders

Senior Vice President of Building Products Research


Reach out to Matt if you have questions on building products research or the Burns Building Product Industry Analysis and Forecast.

Matt leads JBREC’s building products research practice, which includes overseeing our research reports, our macro building products thesis and forecasts for both repair and remodeling and new construction.

Past Experience

  • Senior Manager Economic and Market Analytics for Fortune Brands Home and Security
  • Senior Manager Economic Planning for TTX Company


  • BA in Economics from the University of Alberta
  • MA in Economics and Finance from the University of Alberta
  • Graduate Certificate from the Harvard Business Analytics Program
  • CFA® charterholder
  • Certified Business Economist® (CBE)

Fun fact

Matt’s favorite author is Michael Lewis. His favorite book is The Undoing Project, also by Michael Lewis.