Matt Grant is an English financier best known to television audiences as the bachelor of the 12th season of the reality dating show The Bachelor, in 2008.
A native of Bishop's Stortford, a short distance from London, Matt received his B.A. in modern history and politics from Anglia Ruskin University in Cambridge.
Matt was captain of the university's rowing team and plays rugby, cricket, tennis and skis. A workout buff, his other passion is current events.
He has four older brothers (all of whom are married) and his parents are still together after more than 30 years.
On The Bachelor he is looking for a woman who is adventurous, playful and fun, who loves to travel and enjoys the outdoors. His future mate will be funny, self-deprecating and outgoing.
Matt is attracted to American women, whom he finds extroverted and gregarious.