Matt joined the Department of Energy and Climate Change in November 2010, where he has worked on both energy and climate change policy. He moved to the Licencing Exploration and Development team, which was the predecessor to the Oil and Gas Authority, in September 2013 and worked within the commercial team. When the Oil and Gas Authority was established in April 2015 Matt’s role moved into the new Regulator and he became the Head of Investor Finance.
He holds a BA in European Studies and Modern Languages, and an MSC in European Policy, Law and Management.
Need to know
The Oil and Gas Authority’s role is to regulate, influence and promote the UK oil and gas industry in order to achieve their statutory principal objective of maximising the economic recovery of the UK’s oil and gas resources.