Matthew Ockwood

Managing Director


Mr. Ockwood is a Managing Director of Chambers Energy Management and participates directly in the firm's investment activities including transaction sourcing, structuring, due diligence, negotiations and ongoing monitoring of investments.  While at Chambers Energy, Mr. Ockwood has led or participated in the execution of more than two dozen distinct oil and gas transactions ranging from secured debt to common equity.  He takes an active role in managing relationships within the firm's credit portfolio and has served on the board of directors of several companies in the firm's structured equity portfolio.  His investment experience covers a range of domestic energy subsectors including upstream, downstream, and oilfield services.

Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Ockwood was employed by Lehman Brothers where he worked in the Natural Resources investment banking group.  During his tenure at Lehman Brothers, Mr. Ockwood participated in numerous energy transactions including M&A, equity, and debt financings.

Mr. Ockwood holds a B.B.A in Finance, summa cum laude, and a Certificate in Leadership Study and Development from Texas A&M University.  While at Texas A&M, Mr. Ockwood served as the Commander of the Corps of Cadets and received the President's Award for leadership from Dr. Robert Gates.