Mr. Matthews is an Associate at Hastings. Prior to joining Hastings in 2016, Mr. Matthews worked for Safoco Inc., a Houston based oil and gas equipment manufacturing company focused on wellheads, surface safety valves, and controls from 2009 to 2014. He served as a Division and Product Manager, overseeing Safoco’s completions-focused products. In this role he managed the design, operations, and sales of innovative safety valves for oil field service companies. Prior to this, he was Safoco’s Engineer Manager and Design Engineer. Mr. Matthews also worked for Pelican Energy Partners (2015) and Telluride Investments (2016). Mr. Matthews received a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Colorado Boulder and an MBA from Rice University.