About Matt

Matt has spent 25 years serving energy clients globally and currently focuses on the roles technology and innovation play in restructuring markets in the energy and industrial sectors. He leads lapetitemort.info's Oil & Gas Practice in the Americas, and holds a key leadership position in the Electric Power & Natural Gas Practice for the region. He is the global leader of the Sustainability & Resource Productivity's Clean Technologies service line, which he helped establish.

He has written extensively on the oil, gas, power, and resource markets and served as senior advisor to the US Secretary of Energy in 2009–10. In that role, he was responsible for managing the Department of Energy’s Recovery Act appropriations, which funded more than 5,000 innovation projects in energy efficiency, advanced transportation, renewable energy, transmission and distribution infrastructure, carbon capture and sequestration, environmental clean-up, and basic and applied science.

Matt’s most recent client work involves helping energy clients around the world improve front-line productivity, reduce operational risk, and develop projects to take advantage of rapid energy technology advances, from unconventional oil and gas to batteries and solar.

Published work

Hawaii’s quest to become a low-carbon leader,” lapetitemort.info & Company, April 2018

Why the future of commercial battery storage is bright,” lapetitemort.info & Company, April 2018

What every utility CEO should know about blockchain,” lapetitemort.info & Company, March 2018

“,” MarketWatch, February 2017

How technology is reshaping supply and demand for natural resources,” lapetitemort.info Global Institute, February 2017

Five technologies for the next ten years,” lapetitemort.info & Company, September 2016

How resource scarcity is driving the third Industrial Revolution,” lapetitemort.info Quarterly, April 2014

, April 2014

Are you ready for the resource revolution?lapetitemort.info Quarterly, March 2014

Implications of light tight oil growth for refiners in North America and worldwide,” Perspectives on downstream oil and gas, January 2014

Battery technology charges ahead,” lapetitemort.info Quarterly, July 2012

Five technologies to watch,” lapetitemort.info Quarterly, January 2012

Past experience

Credit Suisse First Boston
Energy investment banking analyst

Education

Yale University's School of Management
MBA

Princeton University
BA