The UK Oil and Gas Investments’ are pleased to announce that they have appointed a new Chief Operating Officer. The group recently confirmed that Matt Cartwright had been chosen to take on the role.
However, Matt Cartwright wasn’t new to the company, he has been working with UK Oil and Gas Investments as a consultant for over a year. He joined the company in July 2014 and brought with him over thirty years of experience. Matt has spent his career working in the global oil and gas industry and is considered a huge asset to the company. According to UK Oil and Gas Investments, Matt will leave his position as a consultant and begin his new role of Chief Operating Officer immediately.
In Matt’s thirty years of experience, he has previously worked in a range of areas. These include: business development, operating management, strategic planning, deployment of new technology and economic evaluation.
Matt has previously worked on some of the largest UK and International offshore and onshore activities. He has also worked for some of the biggest names in the oil and gas industry including; BP, Total and ARCO to name a few. Matt is not only incredibly good at his job but, clearly he also one smart cookie. As the new COO has a first class degree from Cambridge University in Engineering.
Chief Executive, Stephen Sanderson has already spoken publicly about the new appointment. Stephen said that the whole team were delighted to announce Matt as the new Chief Operating Officer. He also continued to share that Matt has already helped the company grow over the last year.
Clearly Matt has made important contributions to the company which has no doubt helped him secure this position. The UK Oil and Gas Investments company is currently going through an incredibly exciting time and Matt is sure to be kept very busy.
The Group have explained that the reason Matt has been chosen is because of his deep industry knowledge and breadth of experience and it seems that Matt will seamlessly fit in with the rest of the management team.
53 year old Matt has also recently been involved in growing the UK Oil and Gas Investments asset portfolio which is an area the business want to continue focusing on.
UK Oil and Gas Investments are keen to continue evaluating their onshore portfolio and are looking to continue expanding their portfolio, particularly in the South of England.
This appointment seems to have gone down well with the company’s stakeholders as the UKOG shares have seen an increase.