Matei Gheorghiu (b. 1984) is a Romanian composer residing in Finland. After graduating from The National Music University of Bucharest in 2007 he continued his master studies in Finland at the Sibelius Academy with Tapio Tuomela. As a student in Romania, while he was in high school and university he won several national prices in composition, piano and music theory. His music, which includes works from chamber ensembles to chamber orchestra and orchestra, has been performed in Romania, Austria, Germany, Sweden, Denmark, United Kingdom and Finland.